HMS Calcutta for Maine Centennial Celebration, Portland, 1922

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HMS Calcutta for Maine Centennial Celebration, Portland, 1922

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The HMS Calcutta was launched in 1918 and converted to an anti-aircraft cruiser in 1939. The Calcutta sank, just a few year later, in 1941 off the coast of Egypt. The HMS Calcutta is pictured at the time of the Maine Centennial Celebration in 1920.

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About This Item

  • Title: HMS Calcutta for Maine Centennial Celebration, Portland, 1922
  • Creation Date: 1920
  • Subject Date: 1920
  • Local Name: Casco Bay
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
  • Local Code: Cool. 1949, 2005.061.2856
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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