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 Saint Joseph's Convent, 605 Stevens Avenue, from southwest. The convent was the Motherhouse of the Religious Sisters of Mercy, in Portland. The community was also the birthplace of Saint Joseph's College.
(The Convent Chapel can be seen at this link)
Photo published in the Portland Sunday Telegram, on 6 June 1948
Additional photo below, showing religious procession near the convent.
"Saint Joseph's Convent (Sisters of Mercy), 1948" (1948). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 317.
Portland, Me., Deering Center, Religious communities, Houses of worship, Churches