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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

Document Type

Still Image

Call number of Original

7506C

Format of Original

4 x 5" gelatin silver negative

Creation Date

12-4-1937

Description

Full exterior, night view of Carleton Furniture store, 580 Congress Street, viewed from north. The building was also home to Cumberland County Power and Light Company. Storefronts decorated with Christmas holiday lights. Smith-Somes Company Opticians, at left. Chapman's clothing shop, and Cushman's Bakery, at right. Intersection of Forest Avenue and Congress Street, in foreground. Ralston Shredded Cereal billboard at left.

Photo published in the Portland Press Herald, on 4 December 1937.

Keywords

Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, Congress Street, Businesses

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In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted.