Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection
Call number of Original
EX 14 MAY 1983
Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
Format of Original
35mm gelatin silver negatives
Views from grand opening of the Charles Shipman Payson building at Portland Museum Art, 7 Congress Square. Top image shows Maine Governor Joseph E. Brennan speaking to the opening day crowd.
The building was designed by Henry Nichols Cobb of I. M. Pei and Partners, built from 1981-1983 on the footprint of the former Libby Building.
Photos published in the Evening Express, on 14 May 1983
"Portland Museum of Art : Charles Shipman Payson Building, 1983" (1983). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 360.
Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, Congress Square