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
Full exterior view of Green Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church, 46 Sheridan Street, from east. Monument Street at left. Sheridan Street at right.
The church was built in 1914 and named after Moses Green, who escaped from slavery. The Portland Abyssinian Society dates back to 1828.
Photo published in the Evening Express, on 12 May 1961.
"Green Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church, 1961" (1961). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 187.
Portland, Me., East End, Munjoy Hill, Houses of worship, Churches, African-American Community