Housing project, South Portland, 1950

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The three houses at the foot of B Street in South Portland are part of what may have been the first low-rent housing in the area. Thomas E. Knight, whose shipyard was located at the foot of the street, built the houses in 1851.

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  • Title: Housing project, South Portland, 1950
  • Creator: Portland Evening Express
  • Creation Date: 1950-03-13
  • Subject Date: 1950-03-13
  • Location: South Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Photographs -- South Portland -- Dwellings
  • Object Type: Image

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