Montgomery Guards Fifth Annual Ball ticket, Portland, 1877

Contributed by Maine Irish Heritage Center


A complimentary ticket was issued for the Montgomery Guards' Fifth Annual Ball held in Portland on January 17, 1877. The Montgomery Guards were an all Irish-American volunteer militia.

Text on the ticket reads, "Portland Montgomery Guards Fifth Annual Ball. City Hall, Wednesday Evening, January 17, 1877. Complimentary Admit ___________ & Ladies."

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About This Item

  • Title: Montgomery Guards Fifth Annual Ball ticket, Portland, 1877
  • Creation Date: 1877
  • Subject Date: 1877-01-17
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 5.7 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Collection: Foss MMG Ephemera
  • Object Type: Text

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Irish Heritage Center
PO Box 7588, 34 Gray Street, Portland, ME 04112-7588
(207) 780-0118

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