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Human-powered generator, ca. 1975

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Human-powered generator, ca. 1975

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An unidentified employee of Central Maine Power Co. demonstrates an exercise bicycle outfitted with electric light bulbs. As the man pedaled, the bicycle generated power to light the bulbs.

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  • Title: Human-powered generator, ca. 1975
  • Creation Date: circa 1975
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Local Code: Coll. 2115, Box 323A/81
  • Collection: Central Maine Power Co.
  • Object Type: Image

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