Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection
Call number of Original
PH 12 FEB 1992
Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
Format of Original
35mm color negatives
Interior views of Abraham's House of Coffee, 548 Congress Street. The kosher breakfast-and-lunch café was owned by Richard Zwerling and his father Abraham Zwerling, and located in the Asa Hanson Block (in the east storefront). The coffeehouse also featured jazz and folk music events. In 1994, the business became BeBop's Café.
Top image: View of the dining room, facing toward Congress Street.
Bottom image: Café owners Richard Zwerling (left), and Abraham Zwerling (right).
"Abraham's House of Coffee, 1992" (1992). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 671.
Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, Businesses, Congress Street, Jewish community