Congress Street and Maine Charitable Mechanic Association, ca. 1870

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This copyprint depicts Congress Street in Portland, looking east, before the roads were paved. Mechanics' Hall, location of the Maine Charitable Mechanic Association since the 1850s, stands on the lefthand side. The picture was donated to the organization by Richard F. Dole, a Life Member of the MCMA who worked as a mechanical engineer.

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  • Title: Congress Street and Maine Charitable Mechanic Association, ca. 1870
  • Creation Date: circa 1990
  • Subject Date: circa 1870
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Object Type: Image

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Mechanics' Hall
519 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101

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