Plan of a section of Portland called The Oaks

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


This area of Portland, known as "The Oaks," was surveyed by William Anson. The full title of this map is, "Plan of a section of Portland called 'the Oaks,' the beauty and paradise of the city belonging to James Deering and Mary Preble."

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  • Title: Plan of a section of Portland called The Oaks
  • Creator: Anson, William
  • Creation Date: circa 1845
  • Subject Date: circa 1845
  • Local Name: Deering
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper, map
  • Dimensions: 108 cm x 75 cm
  • Local Code: Map FOS 43
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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

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