March 17, 2014
In 1941, Press Herald reporters posted news updates and headlines outside the Federal Street entrance to their building at 390 Congress St.
March 10, 2014
A photograph of Portland High School’s first-ever co-educational student activity group, the Ski Club of 1938.
March 3, 2014
A photograph of a long-lost garage on lower Congress Street, near the present-day Maine Medical Center campus, on the eve of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
February 24, 2014
The building at 510 Congress St., the current location of a CVS pharmacy, boasted a stunning art deco interior in 1942 when it opened as Grant’s Department Store.
February 17, 2014
Three photos, originally published in the Feb. 28, 1966, Portland Press Herald, show a busy sunny day at a long-lost ski area in Falmouth.
February 10, 2014
Portland’s Woodfords Corner as it was on May 12, 1947.
February 3, 2014
Three photos originally published in the Dec. 31, 1970, Portland Evening Express depict a small ski area that operated on the outskirts of Gorham village.
January 27, 2014
Compare historic photos of Portland’s Franklin Street in 1963, before urban renewal, with the same scenes today.
January 20, 2014
Historic photos from 1967, 1978 and 1986 chronicle some of the activism that the Portland branch of the NAACP brought to Maine.
January 13, 2014
A fishing boat with frozen rigging is docked in Portland Harbor in this Press Herald photograph from January 1955.