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Clay Cove in Portland as it looked in 1840. Charles Quincy Goodhue (1835-1901) made the sketch as a series of drawings of Portland before the fire of 1866.
Clay Cove was an important commercial center in Portland and was filled in when Commercial Street was built.
About This Item
- Title: Clay Cove, Portland, 1840
- Creator: Goodhue, Charles Quincy
- Creation Date: 1896
- Subject Date: 1840
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Pencil on paper
- Local Code: GA 155
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Portland (Me.)--Fires, 1866
- Portland (Me.)--History--Views
- Hampshire Street (Portland, Me.)
- Piers & wharves--Maine--Portland
- Clay Cove (Portland, Me.)
- Goodhue, Charles Quincy, 1835-1910
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