View from Hammond Street, Bangor, ca. 1885

Contributed by Bangor Public Library

View from Hammond Street, Bangor, ca. 1885

This record was added to Maine Memory Network through the efforts of a student at William S. Cohen School.

Description

This view from the belfry of the Hammond Street Congregational Church shows the view up State Street to the First Congregational Church, built in 1859 by Harvey Graves. The view includes much of the downtown business district; the building in the center with the mansard roof housed a bank, the Bangor Public Library, and the Bangor Historical Society until much of the area was ravaged by the 1911 fire.

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About This Item

  • Title: View from Hammond Street, Bangor, ca. 1885
  • Creator: Marsden, C. L.
  • Creation Date: circa 1885
  • Subject Date: circa 1885
  • Town: Bangor
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Stereograph
  • Dimensions: 8.7 cm x 17.6 cm
  • Collection: Vickery Stereo Photograph Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Bangor Public Library
145 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401
(207) 947-8336
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