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The Wadsworth-Longfellow House, 1786-1960

Old City Hall, Portland, ca. 1886

Old City Hall, Portland, ca. 1886

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Maine Historical Society

1882 - Looking East on Congress Street toward Market Square

The strawberry shortcake sign advertises one of the delicacies available in the shops that occupied the Morton Block.

The elms mark the location of the Wadsworth-Longfellow house next door, and the old city building stands in what later became Monument Square.

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