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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

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Still Image

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4 x 5" gelatin silver negative

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View of southwest corner of Smith Street at Lancaster Street, from north. Smith Street at left. Full exterior view of Leo's Handy Store, 18 Lancaster Street, at center. Robin Hood Flour advertisement on Smith Street wall of building. 22 Lancaster Street at right. House at 24 Lancaster Street, at right edge of image.

The buildings were demolished as part of the Bayside Slum Removal project, and the subsequent construction of the Kennedy Park housing development.

Photo published in the Evening Express, on 28 April 1959.

How the same corner looked in 1924


Portland, Me, Bayside, Lancaster Street, Urban renwal


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