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Caribou Municipal Airport, 1937

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Caribou Municipal Airport, 1937

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In 1928 George W. Shaw, M.D., Michael Corey, McGrath and Langdon organized the effort to create Maine's first municipal airport. By the early 1930's the airport consisted of two turf landing strips and a hanger. In 1936 it was designated an International Port-of-Entry.

source: Aroostok Republican, June 21, 1989.

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  • Title: Caribou Municipal Airport, 1937
  • Creation Date: 1937
  • Subject Date: 1937
  • Local Name: Caribou Municipal Airport
  • Town: Caribou
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 8.7 cm x 13.8 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Caribou Public Library
30 High Street, Caribou, ME 04736
(207) 493-4214
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