Portland Harbor chart, ca. 1825

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Lemuel Moody sketched this chart of Portland Harbor about 1825. Moody was a businessman and led the effort to build the Portland Observatory in 1806 as an aid to merchant shipping.

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About This Item

  • Title: Portland Harbor chart, ca. 1825
  • Creator: Moody, Lemuel
  • Creation Date: circa 1825
  • Subject Date: circa 1825
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 67 cm x 125 cm
  • Local Code: A89-15
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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

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