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Maine Centennial parade, Fort St. George float, Portland, 1920

Maine Centennial parade, Fort St. George float, Portland, 1920

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"Float #5" in Portland's Maine Centennial parade carried Fort St. George settlers. The fort was erected by George Popham, represented in front. Popham established the short-lived Popham colony, the first English settlement in New England.

This photograph was featured on page six of the Tuesday, July 6, 1920 issue of the "Portland Evening Express."

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