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Maine Indian man, Portland, 1920

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Maine Indian man, Portland, 1920

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The Maine Centennial held in Portland, from June 28-July 5, 1920 hosted a Passamaquoddy and Penobscot Indian encampment at Deering Oaks Park. Indians demonstrated the creation of crafts and sold them during this celebration.

This image can be found in the July 1, 1920 edition of the Portland Evening Express.

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  • Title: Maine Indian man, Portland, 1920
  • Creation Date: 1920
  • Subject Date: 1920
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions (cm): 12.7 x 17.8
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.2932
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822

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