Marshview Restaurant and Shore Dinner House, Scarborough, ca. 1940

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Description

The first proprietor of the Marshview Restaurant was Percy Scamman. The Marshview, located on Route 1 in Scarborough, was one of many seasonal shore dinner establishments and one that lasted the longest.

When Dr. Philip Haigis first arrived in Scarborough in 1944, he used the Marshview Restaurant as his first office since it was closed for the winter.

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About This Item

  • Title: Marshview Restaurant and Shore Dinner House, Scarborough, ca. 1940
  • Creation Date: circa 1940
  • Subject Date: circa 1940
  • Location: Scarborough, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Slide, transparency
  • Collection: Rodney Laughton
  • Object Type: Image

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Scarborough Historical Society & Museum
PO Box 156, Scarborough, ME 04070-0156
(207)-885-9997

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