First Parish Church/Maine Constitution

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Title

First Parish Church/Maine Constitution

Description

Small bronze plaque to the left of the main entrance of the First Parish Church on Congress Street states that the Maine Constitution was drafted within the building that was at this site in 1819.

Format

Coverage

Date Created

circa 1970

Date Modified

2013 (Destruction)

Medium

Bronze

Temporal Coverage

1819

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Inscription

ON THIS SITE WITHIN THE WALLS OF THE FIRST PARISH MEETING HOUSE THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF MAINE WAS DRAFTED OCTOBER 12-29, 1819

Files

First Parish Church-Maine Constitution.JPG

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Citation

“First Parish Church/Maine Constitution,” Portland’s Historical Markers, accessed April 26, 2018, http://markers.portlandculturalhistory.org/items/show/15.

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