Ice storm damage, Portland, 1886

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Ice storm damage, Portland, 1886

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Description

Heath & Smith Photographers of Portland took a series of photos that they labeled "Views on the Streets of Portland, after the great Ice Storm of Jan. 28, 1886, showing in wonderful beauty the destruction of the Forest City's Famous Trees."

The photographs were printed on heavy card stock and sold.

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About This Item

  • Title: Ice storm damage, Portland, 1886
  • Creator: Heath & Smith, Portland
  • Creation Date: 1886
  • Subject Date: 1886
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Photographs -- Portland -- Winter Views
  • Object Type: Image

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