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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

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Still Image

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120mm gelatin silver negative

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General view of demolition of Franklin Street, from south, as part of the widening of the roadway to create Franklin Arterial. Franklin Towers apartment building, under construction, in background, center. Middle Street in foreground. Building at 95 Middle Street, at left foreground, in process of demolition. Apartment house at 65 Franklin Street (corner of Newbury Street) at right.

Photo published in the Evening Express, on 8 April 1969.


Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, East End, Franklin Street, Urban renewal


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