An image scanned from a color postcard showing the old city hall on Congress Street in Portland, Maine. Undated.
This city hall was destroyed by fire on January 24, 1908, an event that caused an additional million dollars in damages and claimed 700 lives in the city.
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Requested credit line: Image courtesy of Special Collections, Raymond H.
Fogler Library, DigitalCommons@UMaine,
MS 420, Pottle Postcard Collection
Maine, Portland, Congress Street, city halls, public buildings, domes, postcard