Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

North School pupil reading, ca. 1910

Click on the image to zoom. Click and drag your mouse over the image to move it left or right. Use the small navigation window to select the area you wish to zoom on.

Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.

Description

A student at North School on Congress Street in Portland reads a book.

The school on Munjoy Hill had more than a thousand pupils in the early years of the 20th century. It served many immigrant communities.

There were reportedly 20 different nationalities at the school in the 1920s.

Go back