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John Alfred Poor, Portland, ca. 1860

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John Alfred Poor, Portland, ca. 1860

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John Alfred Poor (1809-1871) was the founder of the Portland Company, a steel fabricating company in Portland. He was a great promoter of railroads.

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  • Title: John Alfred Poor, Portland, ca. 1860
  • Creator: Lamson Studios
  • Creation Date: circa 1850
  • Subject Date: circa 1850
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass negative, copy of an engraving, jpg
  • Dimensions (cm): 13 x 18
  • Local Code: Coll. 182 Box 2/2
  • Object Type: Image

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

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