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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

Document Type

Still Image

Call number of Original

8097 and 8096

Contributing Institution

Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives


Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA

Creation Date


Format of Original

4 x 5" gelatin silver negatives


Views of the intersection of Brighton Avenue and Saint John Street. The photographs show the future site of a filling station to be built at 180 Brighton Avenue.

Top image: General view of southeast corner of Brighton Avenue at Saint John Street, from northwest. Dartmouth Street in background. Brighton Avenue at left; Saint John Street at right.

Bottom image: General view of intersection of Brighton Avenue and Saint John Street, from southeast. Saint John Street and Maine Central Railroad crossing at left. Brighton Avenue Pharmacy (183 Brighton Avenue) in center background, at Devonshire Street. Brighton Avenue at right. Deering Highlands in distant background.

Photos published in the Portland Press Herald, on 15 January 1938


Portland, Me., Oakdale, Brighton Avenue, Saint John Street


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