General Pershing's visit to Portland, 1920

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General Pershing's visit to Portland, 1920

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General Pershing was the commander of the U.S. Expeditionary Forces during World War I. He visited Maine in June 1920. The General and Gov. Carl Milliken stood arm and arm for this photograph, captured by "Portland Evening Express" photographers.

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  • Title: General Pershing's visit to Portland, 1920
  • Creation Date: 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: glass negative
  • Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.1912
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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