Steamship liner Calvin Austin, Portland, 1925

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Steamship liner Calvin Austin, Portland, 1925

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Description

On Monday June 29, 1925 the steamship Calvin Austin docked at the Maine State Pier in Portland, with the nations Governors on board to attend the annual Governors convention held in Poland Spring. The ship arrived to great fanfare, including the roaring of the guns at Fort Williams and the blaring horns of the Fifth Infantry Band.

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About This Item

  • Title: Steamship liner Calvin Austin, Portland, 1925
  • Creation Date: 1925-06-29
  • Subject Date: 1925-06-29
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 7.6 cm x 10.2 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.11103
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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