Local landmarks like libraries, municipal buildings, and city halls often appeared on souvenir postcards such as this one, symbolizing learning, progress, civic pride, and therefore, the city itself. Buildings such as these also represented excellent architectural design.


  • Title: Postcard:New City Hall, Portland, Maine
  • Date Created: 1913
  • Subject Keywords: city hall
  • Type: Travel & Souvenirs
  • Medium: printed cardstock, chromolithograph
  • Object ID: 96.25644

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