Gorham house, ca. 1865

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A home in Gorham, located across from the present-day University of Southern Maine campus, is notable because of the elaborate arbors on either side of the front steps, statues above the front door, and its boldly painted facade.

The tintype was made in about 1865.

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  • Title: Gorham house, ca. 1865
  • Creation Date: circa 1865
  • Subject Date: circa 1865
  • Location: Gorham, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Tintype
  • Local Code: 2007.358.025
  • Collection: Vickery-Shettleworth collection of early Maine photography
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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