View of Portland Harbor, ca. 1853

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View of Portland Harbor, ca. 1853

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The painting, View of Portland Harbor, shows both sailing ships and a steamboat.

The island left of center is House Island and the building on it is Fort Scammel. The island with the red building is Cushing Island.

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About This Item

  • Title: View of Portland Harbor, ca. 1853
  • Creation Date: circa 1853
  • Subject Date: 1853
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Paint, canvas, wood
  • Dimensions: 26 cm x 38 cm
  • Local Code: A86-825
  • Object Type: Image

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

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