Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection
Call number of Original
Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
Format of Original
4 x 5" gelatin silver negative
Interior view of repair bench in The Pen Shop, 574A Congress Street, Room 24 (in the Lyman Chipman Building). "The Pen Doctors," Warren C. Davis (left) and Russell O. Clason (right) repairing fountain pens. According to the article: “They boast there isn't a pen ailment they can't cure.”
Photo published in the Portland Sunday Telegram, on 25 May 1947.
[See Additional Files links- below- for a closeup of a vintage Reynolds Fountain Pen, and a Pen Shop advertisement from 1947.]
"The Pen Shop's "Pen Doctors," 1947" (1947). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 168.
Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, Businesses, Congress Street