Woodfords Corner, Portland, ca. 1938

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Woodfords Corner, Portland, ca. 1938

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Description

A Tichnor Brothers postcard of Woodfords Corner in Portland from around 1938. Woodfords Corner began developing into a commercial area as early as the 1890s. During the first half of the 20th century, notable landmarks in the area included Don Valle's steakhouse, the Cinema Theater and a railroad station on the Maine Central Railroad line.

The caption reads, "Woodfords Corner, Portland, Maine."

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About This Item

  • Title: Woodfords Corner, Portland, ca. 1938
  • Creator: Tichnor Bros., Inc.
  • Creation Date: circa 1938
  • Subject Date: circa 1938
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Linen texture postcard
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
  • Collection: The Tichnor Brothers Collection
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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