Besse & Foster store alterations, Portland, 1897

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Architecture commission for The Foster-Avery Co. at 516 Congress Street in Portland, ME, 1897. The commission is associated with John Calvin Stevens. This item is part of the Stevens Architects drawings and records collection.

Foster-Avery was a men's clothing store in Portland, Maine

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  • Title: Besse & Foster store alterations, Portland, 1897
  • Address: 516 Congress Street, Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Client: The Foster-Avery Co.
  • Creation Date: 1897
  • Subject Date: 1897
  • Primary Architects: John Calvin Stevens
  • Object Type: Text and Image
  • Subtype: architectural drawing
  • Media/Genre: elevations; architectural elements; alterations;
  • Materials: ink on linen;
  • Local Code: Coll. 209, 5-E-1
  • Collection: Stevens Architects drawings and records collection
  • Number of items in commission: 4

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

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