H.H. Hay building, Portland, ca. 1890

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H.H. Hay building, Portland, ca. 1890

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The H.H. Hay "flat iron" building is at the junction of Middle Street and Free Street in Portland.

Known as the lower Hay building, there is a corresponding upper Hay building at the corner of Free and Congress streets. The H.H. Hay apothecary dispensed medicines and flavored syrups for drinks and exported them all over the world during the 19th century.

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About This Item

  • Title: H.H. Hay building, Portland, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 25 cm x 21 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--Portland--Streets--Monument Square
  • Object Type: Image

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

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