Balloon view of Saco Bay, including Biddeford Pool, ca. 1880

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A panoramic, or "Balloon", view of Saco Bay from Fletcher's Neck at Biddeford Pool to Prout's Neck at Scarborough, around 1880. This is a very good view of Biddeford Pool village and islands, and the area known as the Lower Ferry, and all the shore residences along Saco Bay.

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  • Title: Balloon view of Saco Bay, including Biddeford Pool, ca. 1880
  • Creator: C. H. Woodman & Company, 18 Arch Street, Boston
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Locations:
    • Biddeford, York County, ME
    • Saco, York County, ME
    • Old Orchard Beach, York County, ME
    • Scarborough, York County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 30 cm x 61 cm
  • Local Code: mcapad.0002
  • Collection: Archival Collections
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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