Raising of the Portland Monument, 1807

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This receipt shows the names of the persons who helped to raise, or build, the Portland Monument (Portland Observatory) in 1807, and how much money each was paid.

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  • Title: Raising of the Portland Monument, 1807
  • Creation Date: 1807-06-09
  • Subject Date: 1807
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Paper
  • Dimensions: 10 cm x 13 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1931, Box 1/14
  • Collection: Lemuel Moody collection
  • Object Type: Text

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

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