Adelbert Street near corner of Sawyer Street, Sylvan Site, South Portland, ca. 1920s

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Adelbert Street near corner of Sawyer Street, Sylvan Site, South Portland, ca. 1920s

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Description

This view of Adelbert Street near Sawyer Street at the Sylvan Site in South Portland shows Frederick Wheeler Hinckley's vision for the development. Each house, designed by Hinckley, was different. They were built for families of different sizes and different income levels.

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About This Item

  • Title: Adelbert Street near corner of Sawyer Street, Sylvan Site, South Portland, ca. 1920s
  • Creator: Fenley, Walter
  • Creation Date: circa 1925
  • Subject Date: circa 1925
  • Local Name: Sylvan Site
  • Town: South Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 17 cm x 28 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 446, Box 1/5
  • Collection: Sylvan Site photographs
  • Object Type: Image

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