Poster for Peaks Playhouse musical events, Portland, ca. 1915

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Poster for Peaks Playhouse musical events, Portland, ca. 1915

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The Peaks Playhouse offered a free ferry ride with the purchase of an orchestra price ticket.

Three local businesses advertised on the flyer: Robinson's Beachwear in Old Orchard Beach, the Federal Furniture Company of Westbrook, and the Cressey & Allen drug store. Federal Furniture operated until 1933. Cressy & Allen closed after the stock market crash in 1929.

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About This Item

  • Title: Poster for Peaks Playhouse musical events, Portland, ca. 1915
  • Creator: Peaks Playhouse
  • Creation Date: circa 1925
  • Subject Date: circa 1925
  • Local Name: Peaks Island
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 28 cm x 35.5 cm
  • Local Code: Broadside 25
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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