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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection

The Evening Express had the largest circulation in the city, and leveraged this by charging exorbitant advertising rates.

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Icons & Influencers

… Celebrity Photographs from the Evening Express , 1920-1935 America’s obsession with celebrity is nothing new.

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Aviation

Guy Gannett and his father were avid aviators and followed current events relating to air travel intently, William Howard Gannett flew his plane all…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Sports

… a prominent role in the Press Herald and Evening Express papers. The Portland Press Herald Glass Plate Collection contains many examples of sports…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - "Man on the Street"

… Society/MaineToday Media The Portland Evening Express ran a regular article called “We Have With Us”, and “With Us Today”, which featured a man on…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Along the Waterfront

… X The Portland Press Herald and the Evening Express ran a regular column on what was going on on Portland's busy working waterfront entitled…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Crime & Disaster - Page 1 of 2

… contemporary news coverage, the Portland Evening Express and Press Herald covered crime and disaster vehemently, and often promoted it on the front…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Aerial Photography

… in 1925 with the purchase the Portland Evening Express, which allowed him to combine two passions: photography and aviation.

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Crime & Disaster - Page 2 of 2

Crime & Disaster This was the fourth school fire in Portland in 1921 and was of unknown origin. It started in the library, which did not have a…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - Wiscasset's Arctic Connection

Wiscasset's Arctic Connection Schooner Bowdoin, backing off the pier, Wiscasset, 1926 View the Wiscasset's Arctic Connection Slide Show Text…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs

… National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs Power of Potential View the Maine Women's Business Convention Slideshow…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - 1925 National Governors' Association Convention

1925 National Governors' Association Convention View the National Governors' Convention Slideshow, 1925 On Monday June 29, 1925, over 20 of…

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Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection - "Twenty Nationalities, But All Americans"

"Twenty Nationalities, But All Americans" Twenty Nationalities, But All Americans View Immigration and Americanization slideshow Text by…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - First balloon ascension, Bangor, 1857

… so sudden and so grand that hardly a person could express even their amazement every one of all the thousands were as it were dumb for a moment…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - VIII. Changing course and new beginnings (1955-Present) - Page 2 of 2

It is an apt expression of the past and the future for this river-side community. North Dam Mill, 2010.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - "Representing every particular:" John Martin's Reflections, Illustrations, and Commentary - Page 2 of 2

While John expressed interest in getting more education, demands of his various jobs made that largely impractical.

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Highlighting Historical Hampden - Elusive Championship

… by Bob Hawes X Have you ever heard of the expression “Things happen”? “History happens” could be quite a popular saying, too, because…

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Presque Isle: The Star City - Aroostook Valley Railroad

… one for passengers and one for baggage and express freight. The cars measured 56 ½ feet in length and were originally manufactured by Wason…

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Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington

View collections, facts, and contact information for this Contributing Partner.