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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

Document Type

Still Image

Call number of Original

EX 27 JAN 1984

Format of Original

35mm gelatin silver negatives

Creation Date

1-27-1984

Description

Interior views of Saint Francis Chapel, 30 Milk Street, lower (basement) level. Created by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland as a place of prayer and reflection in the Old Port, the Chapel at Milk and Exchange Street replaced the former Saint Francis de Sales Chapel that had been at 13 Brown Street, from 1961-1968.
Above the Saint Francis Chapel was the Saint Joseph the Provider thrift shop.

Top image: Interior view of the chapel, with Rev. Giles Barreda, OFM (Franciscan), pastor.

Bottom image: General interior view of the chapel.

Photos published in the Evening Express, on 27 January 1984

Keywords

Portland, Me., Old Port, Houses of worship, Churches

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In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted.