Maine Laundrymen's Association badge, 1903

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Maine Laundrymen's Association badge, 1903

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In January 1903, Maine laundrymen formed the Maine Laundrymen's Association to fix uniform prices for doing laundry and to provide a social outlet.

Even though there were about one hundred Chinese laundrymen in Maine at that time, none were asked to join this group.

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About This Item

  • Title: Maine Laundrymen's Association badge, 1903
  • Creation Date: 1903
  • Subject Date: 1903
  • State: ME
  • Media: Silk
  • Local Code: 2003.264.002
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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