Apartment for Ammi Whitney, West St., Portland, ca. 1912

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Architecture commission for Ammi Whitney at 71-73 West Street in Portland, ME, circa 1912. The commission is associated with Frederick A. Tompson. This item is part of the Frederick A. Tompson architectural drawings collection.

Possibly Ammi Whitney (1833-1922) who was born in Cumberland, Maine, the son of Ammi Ruhamah and Hannah (Hall) Whitney. He owned Kendall & Whitney, an agricultural supply store on Federal Street in Portland, and lived at 365 Spring Street, Portland.

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  • Title: Apartment for Ammi Whitney, West St., Portland, ca. 1912
  • Address: 71-73 West Street, Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Client: Ammi Whitney
  • Building Name: Ammi Whitney Apartment House 2
  • Creation Date: circa 1912
  • Subject Date: circa 1912
  • Primary Architects: Frederick A. Tompson
  • Object Type: Text and Image
  • Subtype: architectural drawing
  • Media/Genre: elevations; floor plans; architectural elements; foundation plans; cross sections
  • Materials: ink on linen; hand coloring
  • Local Code: Coll. 818, Folder 49
  • Collection: Frederick A. Tompson architectural drawings collection
  • Number of items in commission: 13

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

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