Women employees, Portland Company, 1917
Contributed by Maine Historical Society
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During World War I women worked at the Portland Company to manufacture the 108-millimeter brass howitzer shells used in the war. Here are some of the women posing in front of the shipping and receiving doors at the Portland Company in 1917.
- Title: Women employees, Portland Company, 1917
- Creation Date: 1917
- Subject Date: 1917
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photoprint
- Dimensions (cm): 21 x 26
- Local Code: Coll. 242 B40a 6-22
- Collection: Portland Company records
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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LC Subject Headings
Portland Company (Me.)--Employees--Women--Photographs
World War, 1914-1918--War work--Maine--Portland
World War, 1914-1918--Participation, Female--Photographs
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