Captain Berlin on the ice covered S.S. Isaac T. Mann, Portland, 1924

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Captain Berlin on the ice covered S.S. Isaac T. Mann, Portland, 1924

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The Portland Evening Express often covered news on Portland's waterfront with columns like "Along the Waterfront," which kept readers informed on what was happening in the port of Portland. These articles were usually accompanied by photographs relating to fishing, shipping, or natural disaster.

The freighter Isaac T. Mann carried coal back and forth from Norfolk, Virginia to Portland for the Pocahontas Steamship Company.

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About This Item

  • Title: Captain Berlin on the ice covered S.S. Isaac T. Mann, Portland, 1924
  • Creation Date: 1924
  • Subject Date: 1924
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 7.6 cm x 10.2 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.7394
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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