Portland street lights, ca. 1920

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Portland street lights, ca. 1920

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The Portland Company located at 58 Fore St. in Portland, Maine fabricated these street lights along Congress St. in Portland. The Portland Observatory is in the background. The Portland Company crafted engines, locomotives, soda digesters for paper mills, power plants and lighthouse parts from 1846 onwards.

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  • Title: Portland street lights, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 17 cm x 22 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 40/8
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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