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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

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Still Image

Call number of Original

Top: 15239, Bottom: 20609

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4 x 5" gelatin silver negatives


Soapbox derby racing.

Top image: General view of soapbox derby course, Park Avenue, from east. Portland Stadium at right. Railroad bridge in background. Launching ramp in foreground.
Photo published in the Portland Sunday Telegram, on 16 July 1939.

Bottom image: Soapbox derby race, Park Avenue. Portland Stadium and Portland Exposition Building (239 Park Avenue) in background.
Photo published in the Portland Sunday Telegram, on 14 July 1940.


Portland, Me., Parkside, Park Avenue, Portland Stadium, Soapbox racing


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