Popkins Zakarian in store, Portland, 1961

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Popkins Zakarian in store, Portland, 1961

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Popkins Zakarian (1903-1980) was born in Bulgaria and immigrated to Portland with his Armenian parents, Mary and John, and brother, Lavon, around 1904.

Zakarian worked in an Armenian grocery store, and later operated a linoleum and flooring business in Portland for 50 years.

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About This Item

  • Title: Popkins Zakarian in store, Portland, 1961
  • Creation Date: 1961-02-14
  • Subject Date: 1961-02-14
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8.3 cm x 10.5 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 4000, Box 1
  • Collection: Zakarian, Popkins photograph collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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