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Anti-loafing broadside, Wiscasset, ca. 1871

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Anti-loafing broadside, Wiscasset, ca. 1871

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A printed warning to persons loafing on the stairs of Franklin Hall in Wiscasset is entitled "A Positive Nuisance."

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  • Title: Anti-loafing broadside, Wiscasset, ca. 1871
  • Creator: Joseph Wood, printer, Wiscasset
  • Creation Date: circa 1871
  • Subject Date: circa 1871
  • Town: Wiscasset
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 464, Box 4/official
  • Collection: Works Progress Administration Broadsides Collection
  • Object Type: Text

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