View of Bangor from Old Court House, ca. 1882

Contributed by Bangor Public Library

View of Bangor from Old Court House, ca. 1882

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

Description

A view of Bangor from the belfry of the old court house shows a profusion of buildings.

State Street is the prominent street in the center of the photograph, with the sweeping curve of Franklin Street in the foreground.

The rubble on the lower right is that of the old high school and grammar school, which burned in 1882.

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About This Item

  • Title: View of Bangor from Old Court House, ca. 1882
  • Creator: Marston, C. L.
  • Creation Date: circa 1882
  • Subject Date: circa 1882
  • Town: Bangor
  • County: Penobscot
  • State: ME
  • Media: Stereograph
  • Dimensions: 8.7 cm x 17.1 cm
  • Collection: Vickery Stereo Photograph Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Bangor Public Library
145 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401
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