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Rubber top hat, ca. 1910

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Rubber top hat, ca. 1910

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This early electrical lineman's Central Maine Power Co. uniform hat is rubberized to protect against electric shock, but offers little protection from falling objects.

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  • Title: Rubber top hat, ca. 1910
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Media: Rubber, felt
  • Local Code: 2004.090.0910
  • Collection: Central Maine Power Co.
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822
http://www.mainehistory.org

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Electrical apparatus
Central Maine Power Company
Safety equipment

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Rubber top hat

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