An image scanned from a color postcard depicting Union Station from the Western Promenade in Portland, Maine. Undated.
Union Station was opened on June 25, 1888 and was the terminus for the Boston & Maine, Maine Central and the Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad lines.
Passenger service ceased in 1960, and the station was demolished on Aug. 31, 1961.
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Requested credit line: Image courtesy of Special Collections, Raymond H.
Fogler Library, DigitalCommons@UMaine,
MS 420, Pottle Postcard Collection
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