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Gov. Carl Milliken (center left), Portland Mayor Charles B. Clark (center right) and three naval officers, including Admiral E.W. Eberle (center) aboard a U.S. Naval ship in Portland Harbor. A naval flotilla arrived in the port of Portland during Maine Centennial Week (June 26-July 5, 1920) to commemorate Maine becoming a state. The USS Utah and USS Florida, under Admiral Eberle's command, as well as British, Japanese and Portuguese ships docked in port for the event.
About This Item
- Title: Carl Milliken, Charles B. Clark and Naval Officers at the Maine Centennial, Portland, 1920
- Creation Date: 1920
- Subject Date: 1920
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.2967
- Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Florida (Ship)
- Maine--Centennial celebrations, etc.
- United States.--Navy
- Utah (Ship)
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