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Portland Observatory, ca. 1880

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Portland Observatory, ca. 1880

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Drawing of the Portland Observatory and adjacent buildings, built in 1807 by Lemuel Moody to spot incoming vessels to expedite loading and unloading.

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  • Title: Portland Observatory, ca. 1880
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: art on paper
  • Local Code: Photographs--Portland--Observatories
  • Object Type: Image

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