Keywords: Middle Street
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Contributed by: Seashore Trolley Museum
Date: circa 1910
Contributed by: Maine Historical Society
Media: Photographic print
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Owner in 1924: Clementina A. Leo
Use: Dwelling - Two Family and Store
Owner in 1924: Lorenzo Lapomardo
Use: Dwelling - Two family
Photographers from the Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Co. of Belfast traveled throughout the state, especially in small communities, taking images for postcards. Many of these images, taken in the first three decades of the twentieth century, capture Main Streets on the brink of modernity.
Since the establishment of the area's first licensed hotel in 1681, Portland has had a dramatic, grand and boisterous hotel tradition. The Portland hotel industry has in many ways reflected the growth and development of the city itself. As Portland grew with greater numbers of people moving through the city or calling it home, the hotel business expanded to fit the increasing demand.
Horace W. Shaylor, a native of Ohio, settled in Portland and turned his focus to handwriting, developing several unique books of handwriting instruction. He also was a talented artist.
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… Front Street building, located on the right and middle of Front Street, had a "David T. Stinson" plaque on its face, and the awning on the building…
Around Town By: Piscataquis Community Middle School Students Temperance Parade on North Main Street, Guilford, ca.
Around Town By: Piscataquis Community Middle School Students Guilford Centennial Parade, South Main Street, 1916 Item 30925 infoGuilford…