An image scanned from a color postcard depicting the Riverton Park Casino in Portland, Maine. Undated.
Riverton Park Casino was developed by the Portland Railroad Company in 1896 as a popular day-trip destination via trolley. The park offered a variety of amusements, including a dining hall, theater, boating facilities, a small zoo, and a midway. The casino was demolished in 1933 after several years of inactivity.
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Fogler Library, DigitalCommons@UMaine,
MS 420, Pottle Postcard Collection
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