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Portland High School classroom, ca. 1920

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Portland High School classroom, ca. 1920

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The new Portland High School opened February 15, 1919.

The home economics curriculum was intended to prepare girls for homemaking and introduce them to dressmaking, millinery and design occupations.

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  • Title: Portland High School classroom, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 20 x 25
  • Local Code: Coll. 249 Box 1
  • Collection: Beal, DePeter, Ward, Inc. Architectural drawings collection
  • Object Type: Image

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

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