Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection
Call number of Original
Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
Format of Original
35mm gelatin silver negative
Views of The Lobster Cooker Restaurant, 145 Commercial Street, at the northwest corner of Commercial Street and Silver Street. The rooftop restaurant (above a Casco Bank branch) was in a building later replaced by the Evie Cianchette Block (2000).
Top image: Full exterior view from southeast (from the Commercial Street side of the building).
Photo published in the Maine Sunday Telegram, on 28 August 1983.
Bottom image: High-angle view of the restaurant from west, with Silver Street at left.
At left is the building at 129 Commercial Street. The Thomas Block building, is at background center. The Carroll Block building, is at right.
Photo published in the Evening Express, on 21 July 1982.
"The Lobster Cooker Restaurant, 1982 and 1983" (1982). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 575.
Portland, Me., Old Port, Businesses, Commercial Street