Henry Deering, Portland, ca. 1915

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Henry Deering was born in Portland in 1842. After finishing school he worked as a paymaster's clerk to the navy, then left to study law. He practiced law his whole life, but his main occupation was the administration of the Deering estate in Portland. Deering was active in local organizations, including the Portland Public Library and the Maine Historical Society. He died in 1917.

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  • Title: Henry Deering, Portland, ca. 1915
  • Creator: Hanson Photo
  • Creation Date: circa 1915
  • Subject Date: circa 1915
  • Locations:
    • Portland, Cumberland County, ME
    • Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 36 cm x 28 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--OS--Box 4
  • Object Type: Image

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

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