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Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection

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Still Image

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120mm gelatin silver negative

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General view of Spring Street, west of Center Street, from west. Southern building of E.T. Burrowes Company in the process of being demolished (at right), with northern building (at left) still intact. The walkway between the two buildings was demolished before the photo was taken. Staples School, 70-74 Center Street, visible at right edge of image. Two Portland Police Department officers standing near demolition vehicles and police car.

Photo published in the Evening Express, on 27 March 1971.

[Note: This location can be identified at the center of this 1966 Aerial Photo.


Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, Free Street


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