Popkins Zakarian in store, Portland, 1961
Contributed by Maine Historical Society
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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.
- Title: Popkins Zakarian in store, Portland, 1961
- Creation Date: 1961-02-14
- Subject Date: 1961-02-14
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 8.3 x 10.5
- Local Code: Coll. 4000 Box 1
- Collection: Zakarian, Popkins photograph collection
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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LC Subject Headings
United States--Emigration and immigration
Emigration and immigration--Bulgaria
Emigration & immigration--United States
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