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Deering residents, along with their horses and wagons are gathered at the Deering Town House for the town's last town meeting before it became a city. It became part of Portland in 1899.
The building was formerly the Universalist Meeting House at Stevens Avenue and Brighton.
About This Item
- Title: Last town meeting, Deering, 1891
- Creator: Chapman, Leonard
- Creation Date: 1891
- Subject Date: 1891
- Local Name: Deering
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Local Code: Coll. 424; Photographs -- Portland -- Neighborhoods -- Deering
- Collection: Leonard Bond Chapman glass plate negatives
- Object Type: Image
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