Downtown Portland, ca. 1936

Contributed by Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media

Downtown Portland, ca. 1936

Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.

Description

Gannett Publishing Co. was well known for their broad and extensive use of photography in their publications; they were especially active in aerial photography and owned several company planes for this purpose.

The Gannett family were also well known aviation enthusiasts, air travel was often the preferred method of travel for Guy Gannett and his father William Gannett.

View/Add Comments


About This Item

  • Title: Downtown Portland, ca. 1936
  • Creation Date: circa 1936
  • Subject Date: circa 1936
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.611
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

Cross Reference Searches

Standardized Subject Headings

Other Keywords


For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
Website

This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. No Permission is required to use the low-resolution watermarked image for educational use, or as allowed by the applicable copyright. For all other uses, permission is required.


Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.