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.
Armenian folk dancers Adrienne Amirian, of the University of Maine folk dance group, with Mrs. Berjoohy Parsegian, performing an Armenian 'village dance.' They made their own costumes.
From the article:
"Around Portland, the Armenian community is sizable and active, and in recognition of this the continuing education division of the University of Maine has been sponsoring a series of seven informal programs on Armenian culture and history." From the Portland Evening Express, 18 April 1975.
"Armenian Culture Studies- and dance- at University of Maine, 1975." (1975). Community Life - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 42.
Armenian community. Portland, Me. University of Maine. Folk dance.