Union Wharf, Portland, 1962

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Union Wharf, Portland, 1962

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Description

Union Wharf, Building 19-22, the north elevation, taken in 1962. The building was constructed in about 1800 for the Union Wharf Proprietors group that was formed in 1792. The wharf was demolished in 1969. It was one of the few extant early maritime-commercial building complexes in Maine.

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About This Item

  • Title: Union Wharf, Portland, 1962
  • Creation Date: 1962
  • Subject Date: 1962
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 13 cm x 18 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 445, Box 1
  • Collection: Historic American Buildings Survey
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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