Maine Centennial dance, Portland, 1920

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Maine Centennial dance, Portland, 1920

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Girls dressed in costumes and dancing were part of the Maine Centennial observances in Portland, possibly in Deering Oaks Park.

The image appeared on the front page of the Portland Evening Express on July 1, 1920, under the headline, "Hundreds are Delighted by Frolic on the Green."

The event was sponsored by the Y.W.C.A.

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  • Title: Maine Centennial dance, Portland, 1920
  • Creator: Portland Evening Express
  • Creation Date: 1920
  • Subject Date: 1920
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.2980
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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