Broadview Park housing unit, South Portland, 1959

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


A unit of the Broadview Park housing project that was built for shipyard workers during World War II in the vicinity of Alfred Street.

It is typical of the barracks-type structures erected for wartime workers in South Portland.

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  • Title: Broadview Park housing unit, South Portland, 1959
  • Creator: Portland Evening Express
  • Creation Date: 1959-12-09
  • Subject Date: 1959-12-09
  • Location: South Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20 cm x 24 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs -- South Portland -- Dwellings
  • Object Type: Image

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

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