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Cousins Marie Neptune (left) and Benjamin Neptune (right) of the Passamaquoddy Tribe, posed at the "Indian Village" set up at Deering Oaks Park in Portland as part of the Maine Centennial celebration. Benjamin was the son of Passamaquoddy Governor William Neptune.
This photograph was in the Friday, June 25, 1920 edition of the Portland Evening Express.
About This Item
- Title: Marie and Benjamin Neptune, Portland, 1920
- Creation Date: 1920
- Subject Date: 1920
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.2943
- Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
- Object Type: Image
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LC Subject Headings
- Centennial celebrations--Maine--Portland
- Indians of North America--Children--Maine--Portland
- Maine Centennial, June 26-July 5, 1920 (Portland, Me.)
- Passamaquoddy Tribe (Me.)--Children--Clothing & dress--Photographs
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