Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection
Call number of Original
Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
Format of Original
4 x 5" gelatin silver negative
Full exterior view of Philco Wholesalers, Inc., 919 Congress Street, from southeast. The store specialized in sales and service of Philco radios, including parts and vacuum tubes required for radios (prior to the development of transistor technology in the early 1950s).
See Additional Files link- below- for a photo of a full-size Philco radio, taken inside the store.
Photo published in the Evening Express, on 9 July 1938
"Philco Wholesalers, Inc., 1938" (1938). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 617.
Portland, Me., West End, Parkside, Businesses, Congress Street