Old City Hall, Portland, ca. 1888

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Old City Hall, Portland, ca. 1888

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The old Portland City Hall is seen at the center of the photo in about 1888. It was located in what was then Market Square.

A new City Hall was built farther East on Congress Street, at the head of Exchange Street, in 1860. The old building was torn down in 1888.

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  • Title: Old City Hall, Portland, ca. 1888
  • Creation Date: circa 1888
  • Subject Date: circa 1888
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Photographs -- Portland -- Streets -- Congress 400-599
  • Object Type: Image

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

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