H.C. Sawyer and Christian T. Christensen, Portland, ca. 1925

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H.C. Sawyer and Christian T. Christensen, Portland, ca. 1925

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Description

Portland Evening Express and Portland Press Herald photographers focused much of their work on street portraits of everyday Mainers in newspaper sections entitled "As They Were" or "With Us Today," which often featured a small write up on the subject.

Both of the men pictured worked for Armour and Company. H.C. Sawyer was a meat cutter and Christian Christensen was a salesman. Armour and Co. was located at 260 Commercial Street.

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About This Item

  • Title: H.C. Sawyer and Christian T. Christensen, Portland, ca. 1925
  • Creation Date: circa 1925
  • Subject Date: circa 1925
  • Local Name: Commercial Street
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 8.3 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.14493
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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