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The great ice storm of Jan. 28, 1886

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The great ice storm of Jan. 28, 1886

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This image is one of a group taken by the Heath & Smith company depicting "Views on the Streets of Portland, after the great Ice Storm of Jan. 28, 1886, showing in wonderful beauty the destruction of the Forest City's Famous Trees."

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  • Title: The great ice storm of Jan. 28, 1886
  • Creator: Heath & Smith
  • Creation Date: 1886
  • Subject Date: 1886-01-28
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Albumen photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 13 x 20
  • Local Code: Photographs--Portland--Storms
  • Object Type: Image

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

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