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James Phinney Baxter, Portland, ca. 1890

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James Phinney Baxter, Portland, ca. 1890

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In addition to being one of Portland's mayors, James Phinney Baxter (1831-1921) was a businessman and benefactor of Portland and Gorham, the town of his birth.

He served as a president of the Maine Historical Society and donated libraries to Portland and Gorham.

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  • Title: James Phinney Baxter, Portland, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 9 x 7
  • Local Code: Photographs--People--Baxter
  • Object Type: Image

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

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