Washington Avenue Methodist Church, Portland, ca. 1920

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Washington Avenue Methodist Church, Portland, ca. 1920

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Description

Methodists in East Deering in Portland held their first services in 1883 and organized a church in 1889. They began building the church structure in July 1907.

The Washington Avenue Methodist Church was dedicated in 1909.

The church was raised and a vestry, kitchen and two other rooms added underneath between 1912 and 1915.

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About This Item

  • Title: Washington Avenue Methodist Church, Portland, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Local Name: Deering
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.8741
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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