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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

Document Type

Still Image

Call number of Original

TL 02 MAR 1997 R3 12

Contributing Institution

Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives


Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA

Creation Date


Format of Original

35mm color negative


General view of Franklin Arterial at Fox Street, from northwest. Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (190 Cumberland Avenue) at left. Franklin Towers (211 Cumberland Avenue) apartment building at right.

Photo published in the Maine Sunday Telegram, on 2 March 1997

An aerial view of the area, taken in 1960, can be seen at this link.

A 1969 view of the latter stages of the demolition of the original Franklin Street can be seen at this link.

An aerial view of the construction of Franklin Arterial (1969) can be seen at this link.


Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, East End, Bayside, Franklin Street, Fox StreetUrban renewal


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