Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection
Call number of Original
TL 31 MAR 1985
Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
Format of Original
35mm gelatin silver negatives
Interior views of the Victory Deli, 18 Monument Square. The restaurant's name was associated with the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (nicknamed the Victory statue) on Monument Square. The deli opened in February 1985, and through changes in ownership, remained in business until 2000, reopening as the Victory Café (1 Monument Way), through 2002.
Top image: Victory Deli owners Joe Tacka and Mark Heath, with a cheesecake.
Bottom image: Customers and staff at the Victory Deli counter.
Top photo published in the Maine Sunday Telegram, on 31 March 1985
See Additional Files link (below) for complete Victory Deli menu from 1985, courtesy of the designer Karen Lacey.
"Victory Deli, 1985" (1985). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 529.
Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, Businesses, Monument Square