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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

Document Type

Still Image

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Contributing Institution

Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives


Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA

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Format of Original

4 x 5" gelatin silver negative


View of northeast side of Forest Avenue, immediately northwest of Congress Street, from south. The Strand Office Building (9-17 Forest Avenue) at center.
From right: Bowman's Café (5 Forest Avenue), Bowlodrome Alleys [entrance] (9 Forest Avenue), Peacock Beauty Salon (11 Forest Avenue), Apollo Lunch (13 Forest Avenue), Purinton's Show Shop (15-17 Forest Avenue), Odd Fellows Hall (25 Forest Avenue).
New England Telephone and Telegraph building (45-55 Forest Avenue) and Cumberland Avenue in distant left background.

Photo published in the Portland Sunday Telegram, on 31 March 1940


Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, Forest Avenue, Strand Office Building


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