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Noel Sabattus, right, of the Passamaquoddy tribe, at the 1920 centennial of Maine Statehood in Portland. He is talking to Sabattus Mitchell, left.
Passamaquoddy and Penobscot Indians set up a village at Deering Oaks Park for the duration of the festivities.
A cropped photo of Noel Sabattus was on the front cover of the Friday, June 25, 1920 edition of the Portland Evening Express.
About This Item
- Title: Noel Sabattus and Sabbattus Mitchell at the Maine Centennial, Portland, 1920
- Creator: Portland Press Herald
- Creation Date: 1920
- Subject Date: 1920
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.2942
- Collection: Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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LC Subject Headings
- Centennial celebrations--Maine--Portland
- Indian encampments--Maine--Portland
- Indians of North America--Maine--Passamaquoddy Indians
- Maine Centennial, June 26-July 5, 1920
- Maine. Centennial celebrations, etc.
- Passamaquoddy Indians--Clothing and dress
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