Contributed by Maine Irish Heritage Center
The all Irish-American volunteer militia, the Montgomery Guards, held a Grand Calico Ball in Portland on April 27, 1876.
The text on the ticket reads, "Grand Calico Ball by the Portland Montgomery Guards at City Hall, April 27, 1876 M___________________ Complimentary --Not Transferable."
About This Item
- Title: Montgomery Guards Grand Calico Ball ticket, Portland, 1876
- Creation Date: 1876
- Subject Date: 1876-04-27
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions: 5.7 cm x 10.2 cm
- Collection: Foss MMG Ephemera
- Object Type: Text
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Irish American soldiers
- Irish Americans--Maine--Portland
- Dance parties--Maine--Portland
- Maine. Volunteer Militia
- Dance halls--Maine--Portland
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Irish Heritage Center
PO Box 7588, 34 Gray Street, Portland, ME 04112-7588
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