Electric Passenger elevator for Children's Hospital, Portland, 1909

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Architecture commission for an unknown client at an unknown address in Portland, ME, 1909. The commission is associated with Frederick A. Tompson. This item is part of the Frederick A. Tompson architectural drawings collection.

Maine General Hospital opened 1874; Maine Eye & Ear Infirmary opened 1890 to provide eye and ear treatment to the poor, and Children's Hospital opened 1908 to provide free and comprehensive medical care to Portland's children; these three institutions merged in 1951 to become Maine Medical Center; in 1998 Barbara Bush Children's Hospital was created as part of Maine Medical Center.

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  • Title: Electric Passenger elevator for Children's Hospital, Portland, 1909
  • Address: unknown, Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Building Name: Children's Hospital
  • Creation Date: 1909
  • Subject Date: 1909
  • Primary Architects: Frederick A. Tompson
  • Contributors: Portland Company
  • Object Type: Text and Image
  • Subtype: architectural drawing
  • Media/Genre: technical drawing
  • Materials: blueprint
  • Local Code: Coll. 818, Folder 64
  • Collection: Frederick A. Tompson architectural drawings collection
  • Number of items in commission: 1

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

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