Preble mansion, Congress Street, Portland, ca. 1856

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Preble mansion, Congress Street, Portland, ca. 1856

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The house was built from 1806-1808 by Alexander Parris. It was built for Commodore Edward Preble, who died before it was completed. It was occupied by his widow and son.

In 1860, the house was demolished and replaced by a hotel, the Preble House.

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  • Title: Preble mansion, Congress Street, Portland, ca. 1856
  • Creator: Adams
  • Creation Date: circa 1856
  • Subject Date: circa 1856
  • Locations:
    • Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: OS Box 7 Portland
  • Object Type: Image

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

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