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Roland S. Rand, a Central Maine Power Co. employee, used these rubber gloves that carry a CMP logo on them.
Rand carried the gloves, along with a pair of leather ones, in a canvas pouch with his name on it. They were part of a lineman's safety equipment.
Rand was CMP's district manager for the Lewiston-Auburn region in the 1950s.
About This Item
- Title: Rubber electrical worker gloves, ca. 1935
- Creator: White Rubber Corp., Ravenna, Ohio
- Creation Date: circa 1950
- Subject Date: circa 1935
- Media: Rubber, leather, suede, canvas, brass
- Dimensions: 23 cm x 54 cm
- Local Code: 2004.090.3060
- Collection: Central Maine Power Company collection
- Object Type: Physical Object
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
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