Tate House, Portland, 1931

Contributed by Tate House Museum

Description

The George Tate House survives as a symbol of the mast trade in the development of colonial Maine. Britain claimed for its use all trees appropriate to making masts for its naval vessels.

This 1931 photograph captures a view of the Tate House at the time of its purchase and restoration by the National Society of Colonial Dames of America in Maine.

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About This Item

  • Title: Tate House, Portland, 1931
  • Creator: Jordan, Roger Paul
  • Creation Date: 1931
  • Subject Date: 1931
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 24.5 cm x 19.5 cm
  • Local Code: 2006.4.3
  • Object Type: Image

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Tate House Museum
1267 Westbrook Street, Portland, ME 04102
(207) 774-6177
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