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Item 14664

Title: Eastern Manufacturing Company

Contributed by: City of Brewer

Date: 1921

Location: Brewer

Media: Photograph

Item 14748

Title: Eastern Manufacturing Company, Brewer, 1921

Contributed by: City of Brewer

Date: 1921

Location: Brewer

Media: Photograph

Item 14093

Title: Eastern Manufacturing Company, Brewer, 1890

Contributed by: Brewer Public Library

Date: 1890

Location: Brewer

Media: Photograph

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Exhibit

Reading room at Eastern Fine, Brewer, 1919

Eastern Fine Paper

The paper mill on the Penobscot River in South Brewer, which became known as Eastern Fine Paper Co., began as a sawmill in 1884 and grew over the years as an important part of the economy of the region and a large presence in the landscape. Its closing in 2005 affected more than the men and women who lost their jobs.

Exhibit

Potato pickers, Caribou, ca. 1930

Laboring in Maine

Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.