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Oriental Powder Mills, South Windham, ca. 1855

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Oriental Powder Mills, South Windham, ca. 1855

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Engraving of a scene at the Oriental Powder Mills in South Windham. The mill made gunpowder and was especially busy during the American Civil War.

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  • Title: Oriental Powder Mills, South Windham, ca. 1855
  • Creator: Wilcox, J. A.
  • Creation Date: circa 1855
  • Subject Date: circa 1855
  • Local Name: South Windham
  • Town: Windham
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 19 cm x 26 cm
  • Local Code: 2004.001.001
  • Object Type: Image

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

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