Soldiers and Sailors Monument postcard, ca. 1900
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The Portland Soldiers and Sailors Monument was built in 1889-91 to honor veterans of the Civil War.
It was designed by Franklin Simmons. Its inscription reads: "Portland, To Her Sons Who Died for the Union." The statue is also known as "Our Lady of Victories."
The area where the statue is located is now known as "Monument Square."
- Title: Soldiers and Sailors Monument postcard, ca. 1900
- Creation Date: circa 1900
- Subject Date: circa 1900
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Postcard
- Dimensions: 14 cm x 9 cm
- Local Code: Postcards--Portland
- Object Type: Text and Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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Soldiers and Sailors Monument (Portland, Me.)--Postcards
Monument Square (Portland, Me.)
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