Rural electrification brochure, ca. 1935

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Rural electrification brochure, ca. 1935

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Utility companies often asked farmers to bear the burden of cost for line construction, provide labor, or as in Central Maine Power Co.'s plans, at least guarantee a certain threshold of consumption.

This brochure included a graph paper insert on which farmers could diagram their property then send the sheet to the company for tailored information.

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  • Title: Rural electrification brochure, ca. 1935
  • Creation Date: circa 1935
  • Subject Date: 1935
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 2115, Box 135/5
  • Collection: Central Maine Power Company collection
  • Object Type: Text

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