Contributed by McArthur Public Library
Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.
Biddeford High School, Alfred Street, circa 1910. The construction of this building was started in 1888, and the school was completed in 1890. It was designed by the architect Charles Wadlin, who also designed the Main Building of the Thornton Academy in Saco. The protruding spikes from the tower are actually Egyptian-style cat heads. The old high school, built in 1848 and located on Washington Street, became a grammar school.
About This Item
- Title: Biddeford High School, Alfred Street, ca. 1910
- Creation Date: circa 1910
- Subject Date: 1910
- Location: Biddeford, York County, ME
- Media: Postcard
- Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
- Local Code: Carr V.1, #108
- Collection: Richard N. Carr Collection
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
For more information about this item, contact:McArthur Public Library
PO Box 346, Biddeford, ME 04005
The copyright and related rights status of this item have not been evaluated. Please contact the contributing repository for more information.
Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.