Natural History building after 1866 fire, Portland

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Natural History building after 1866 fire, Portland

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The walls of the Natural History building on Congress Street in Portland are still standing after the Great Fire of July 4, 1866.

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  • Title: Natural History building after 1866 fire, Portland
  • Creator: Soule, John P.
  • Creation Date: 1866-07-12
  • Subject Date: 1866-07-04
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Stereograph
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 17 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2033, no. 492
  • Collection: Great Portland Fire of 1866 stereoscopic photographs
  • Object Type: Image

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

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