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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

Document Type

Still Image

Call number of Original

PH 13 JUN 1986 and PH 21 MAR 1989

Contributing Institution

Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives


South Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA

Creation Date


Format of Original

35mm gelatin silver negatives


View of Inness Photo Service, 160 Ocean Street, South Portland, with business owner Edwin Inness.
Inness Photo provided commercial photo-finishing services (developing and printing), also retailing photo supplies and cameras. The business operated from 1934-1999, after which the shop relocated to Scarborough under different ownership until 2016.

Top image: Ed Inness, standing in front of the building at 160 Ocean Street, South Portland.
Photo published in the Portland Press Herald, on 13 June 1986.

Bottom image: Ed Inness inside the store. His right hand is on a Speed Graphic 4x5" camera.
Photo published in the Portland Press Herald, on 21 March 1989.


South Portland, Me., Knightville, Ocean Street, Businesses, Photography

Image Location


Rights Statement

In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted.