Delivery wagon, Poland Spring, 1887
Contributed by Poland Spring Preservation Society
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A delivery wagon at one of the warehouses at the Poland Spring resort and water company in August 1887.
The Poland Mineral Spring Water from the spring on the Ricker property was so popular that Hiram Ricker began sharing it with family and friends in 1845 and made the first commercial sales by 1859. People also went to the resort to drink the water.
- Title: Delivery wagon, Poland Spring, 1887
- Creator: White Mountain View Co., Mechanic Falls
- Creation Date: 1887
- Subject Date: 1887
- Town: Poland Spring
- County: Androscoggin
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 17.2 cm x 22.7 cm
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Poland Spring Preservation Society
PO Box 444, Poland Spring, ME 04274
Cross Reference Searches
LC Subject Headings
Carts & wagons--Maine--Poland Spring
Mineral water industry--Maine--Poland Spring
Poland Spring Hotel (Poland Spring, Me.)
Ricker, Hiram, 1809-1893
Hiram Ricker & Sons
Mineral waters--Maine--Poland Spring
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