Mitchell and Florence Williams, 1927

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Mitchell and Florence Williams, 1927

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Mitchell Williams was the winner of the 1927 Portand to Peaks Island swim.

Standing behind him is his wife, Florence Eastman Williams, born in Portland in 1892. Mitchell Williams, also a Portland native, was a graduate of Tuskegee Institute. They married in 1912.

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  • Title: Mitchell and Florence Williams, 1927
  • Creation Date: 1927
  • Subject Date: 1927
  • Town: Peaks Island, Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 8.3 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.16114
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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