Contributed by Cumberland Historical Society
Captain N.L. Humphrey's store pictured here, is also shown on the 1857 map of the area. By 1885 it had become the site of the John S. Adams & Son blacksmith shop. Hand-written on the matt and the reverse side, " Deacon Humphrey's Store." There is also a photographers stamp on the back reading "W.C. Rideout, Landscape Photographer, 276 Middle Street, Portland, Maine. Houses, Interiors, Groups etc."
About This Item
- Title: Deacon Humphrey's store, Cumberland, ca. 1880
- Creator: Rideout, W. C.
- Creation Date: circa 1880
- Subject Date: circa 1880
- Town: Cumberland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 16.4 cm x 12.8 cm
- Local Code: 2009.0211
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Stores & shops--Maine--Cumberland
- General stores--Maine--Cumberland
- Humphrey family
- Forge shops--Maine--Cumberland
For more information about this item, contact:Cumberland Historical Society
PO Box 82; 266 Main St, Cumberland, ME 04021
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