Beach goers, York Beach, ca. 1924

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The Portland Press Herald and the Portland Evening Express covered seasonal activities in Maine through extensive use of photography in their papers. In this photograph, staff photographers captured sun-bathers and swimmers on a sunny day on what appears to be Short Beach at York Beach, a village in the town of York. Young's Hotel is in the background.

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  • Title: Beach goers, York Beach, ca. 1924
  • Creation Date: circa 1924
  • Subject Date: circa 1924
  • Location: York , York County, ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 8.3 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.9023
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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