Winter carnival, Portland, 1924

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Winter carnival, Portland, 1924

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The King and Queen of the Winter Carnival in Portland. The Queen, Winona Drew, sits in a sleigh resting on the snow while the King, Major Edward E. Philbrook, stands behind the sleigh holding a long whip.

The automobile is a Rickenbacker, identified by the "hat-in-the-ring" symbol on the radiator.

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About This Item

  • Title: Winter carnival, Portland, 1924
  • Creator: Portland Press Herald
  • Creation Date: 1924
  • Subject Date: 1924
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 11 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.7376
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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