John Neal, Portland, ca. 1875

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John Neal, Portland, ca. 1875

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A photograph of Portland author and art critic John Neal (1793-1875), leaning on a walking stick.

Neal, a native of Portland, had a variety of jobs -- including teaching handwriting in Baltimore -- before settling back in his hometown.

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About This Item

  • Title: John Neal, Portland, ca. 1875
  • Creation Date: circa 1875
  • Subject Date: circa 1875
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 13 cm x 10.2 cm
  • Local Code: 2010.377.003
  • Object Type: Image

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

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