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Collection

Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

Document Type

Still Image

Call number of Original

33335

Format of Original

4 x 5" gelatin silver negative

Creation Date

8-31-1942

Description

Saint Stephen's Episcopal Church, 669 Congress Street.

Left Image: Military group outside church entrance after service, with banners.
Photo published in the Evening Express, on 31 August 1942.

Right Image: Print of full exterior view of church, from southwest, published in the Portland City Guide (1940). Vernon Place at left. Trelawny Building (655 Congress Street) in right background.

Saint Stephen's was designed by Charles A. Alexander, and built in 1854-55, The Episcopal parish dated back to 1763. The church building was demolished in December 1965.

Keywords

Portland, Me., West End, Houses of worship, Churches

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In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted.