View of the square from the casino, Wells Beach, ca. 1915

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View of the square from the casino, Wells Beach, ca. 1915

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The view from The Island Ledge Casino in Wells Beach overlooked Casino Square and the Atlantic Ocean. According to Hope M. Shelley's "Beaches of Wells" (1997), the buildings in the foreground include (left to right) the casino's movie theater, the Stacy House, the Bellevue, and the Littlefield home and store.

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  • Title: View of the square from the casino, Wells Beach, ca. 1915
  • Creation Date: circa 1915
  • Subject Date: circa 1915
  • Local Name: Wells Beach
  • Town: Wells
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: postcard
  • Dimensions: 5.25 cm x 8.5 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 4014: Wells
  • Collection: Postcard collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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