Portland Company employees, ca. 1917

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Portland Company employees, ca. 1917

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Description

Women in the packing room at the Portland Company with wooden boxes for 108 mm howitzer shell casings for the war effort during World War I. The casings were packed two in a box and shipped out in 1917-1918.

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About This Item

  • Title: Portland Company employees, ca. 1917
  • Creation Date: circa 1917
  • Subject Date: circa 1917
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 21 cm x 26 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 40/12
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Image

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