Horace Nicholas guides Governor Milliken in canoe, Portland, 1920
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Horace Nicholas (left), was Passamaquoddy Tribal member who, along with a member of the Penobscot Nation in the back of the canoe, guided governor of Maine, Carl E. Milliken, to the "Indian Village" set up in Deering Oaks Park, Portland, as part of the Maine Centennial celebration.
This photo was on page nine of the Saturday, July 3, 1920 of the Portland Evening Express.
- Title: Horace Nicholas guides Governor Milliken in canoe, Portland, 1920
- Creation Date: 1920
- Subject Date: 1920
- Local Name: Deering Oaks
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.2921
- 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
Cross Reference Searches
LC Subject Headings
Canoes and canoeing--Maine--Portland
Indian village (Portland, Me.)
Indians of North America--Maine--Passamaquoddy Indians
Indians of North America--Maine--Penobscot Indians
Maine Centennial, June 26-July 5, 1920
Passamaquoddy Indians--Clothing and dress
Penobscot Indians--Clothing and dress
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