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Soldiers' Burying Ground, Eastern Promenade, Portland

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Soldiers' Burying Ground, Eastern Promenade, Portland

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The headstone of twenty-one soldiers who died in a local hospital. They had been captured by the British during the War of 1812 and were being taken to Boston when they died.

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  • Title: Soldiers' Burying Ground, Eastern Promenade, Portland
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass negative
  • Dimensions (cm): 13 x 17
  • Local Code: Coll. 423, Box 5/34
  • Collection: Libby, R. Cutler glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822
http://www.mainehistory.org

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