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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

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35mm gelatin silver negative


HIgh-angle view of future site of Congress Square Park, at northeast corner of Congress Street and High Street, from south. Photo taken from top of Portland Museum of Art construction site.

State Theatre building (609 Congress Street) at left. Deering Street in background left. Eastland Hotel, and cleared site for Congress Square Park, at center. At right: Alpha Delta House of Pizza and Grinders (593 Congress Street); Valu-Plus Center (589 Congress Street; Paul's Food Center (583 Congress Street). Congress Square Plaza Apartments building (579 Congress Street), in background right.

Photo published in the Portland Press Herald, on 18 March 1982.


Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, Congress Square, Congress Square Park, West End


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