January 13, 2014
A fishing boat with frozen rigging is docked in Portland Harbor in this Press Herald photograph from January 1955.
January 3, 2014
A photo from the Portland Press Herald’s archives shows two small buildings that occupied a corner lot behind Merrill Auditorium. They were sold to the city for $5,000 and demolished.
December 30, 2013
New Year’s celebrations from 1939, 1950, and 1988, from the Portland Public Library’s archival collection of historic Portland Press Herald photographic negatives.
December 23, 2013
A photo from the Portland Press Herald’s archives shows Perry Greene and his dogsledding team racing down Forest Avenue near the University of Southern Maine campus.
December 15, 2013
A photo from the Portland Press Herald’s archives shows the construction project that closed Monument Square to cars in 1973.
December 8, 2013
A detailed bird’s-eye view of the Bayside neighborhood during its industrial heyday, circa 1960.
December 2, 2013
A photo from the Portland Press Herald’s photograph archives shows children walking to school in South Portland’s Legion Square in the year 1958.
November 24, 2013
Historic Thanksgiving photos from the Portland Press Herald, Maine Sunday Telegram and Portland Evening Express.
November 19, 2013
Compare historic photos of Dallas with the same views in 2013.
November 16, 2013
The charismatic candidate attracted crowds of thousands to downtown Portland during a campaign visit in early September 1960.