Spinning room, Haskell Silk Company, Westbrook, 1907
Contributed by Maine Historical Society
Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.
Modern mechanized throwing or spinning machinery at the Haskell Silk Company's new mill in Westbrook.
The Haskell Silk Company in Westbrook employed 300 workers in 1907 and was located on the banks of the Presumpscot River, as silk manufacture requires a great deal of fresh water.
Haskell silk products were considered the finest in the country.
- Title: Spinning room, Haskell Silk Company, Westbrook, 1907
- Creator: Lamson
- Creation Date: 1907
- Subject Date: 1907
- Town: Westbrook
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions (cm): 7 x 8
- Local Code: Mn P837.1, Apr. 1907 p. 692
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
Cross Reference Searches
LC Subject Headings
Share what you know about this item
... Or if there's a problem with this page, tell us.
We do NOT offer appraisals on like items. Check our Note on Appraisals.