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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

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Still Image

Call number of Original

TL 06 DEC 1987

Format of Original

35mm gelatin silver negatives

Creation Date

12-6-1987

Description

Interior views of Raffles Café Bookstore, 555 Congress Street. The popular book store and eatery was located in the historic Machigonne Engine House building (exterior view at this link). Raffles was also a venue for authors' readings, music, and lectures. The business closed in 1996.

Photos published in the Maine Sunday Telegram, on 6 December 1987

Keywords

Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, Businesses, Congress Street

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In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted.