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Volcanic crater, Winterville, 1932

Contributed by Nylander Museum

In 1932, Olof Nylander discovered the remains of an inactive volcano while a new road was being cut through the Winterville area. The practical consequence of the discovery was that the volcanic ash found in the volcano was used for road construction.

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  • Title: Volcanic crater, Winterville, 1932
  • Creation Date: circa 1932
  • Subject Date: 1932
  • Town: Winterville
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8.5 cm x 11.1 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Nylander Museum
mailing address: 25 High St, street address: 657 Main St, Caribou, ME 04736
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