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Contributed by: Strong Historical Society
Date: circa 1957
Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Bangor Public Library
Date: circa 1910
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Owner in 1924: F B Irvin Lumber Company
Use: Lumber Storage and Mill
Owner in 1924: Seavey Lumber Company
Stories and tall tales abound concerning cooks and cookees -- important persons in any lumber camp, large or small.
Princeton benefited from its location on a river -- the St. Croix -- that was useful for transportation of people and lumber and for powering mills as well as on its proximity to forests.
Yarmouth's "Third Falls" provided the perfect location for papermaking -- and, soon, for producing soda pulp for making paper. At the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th, Yarmouth was an international leader in soda pulp production.
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… byBangor Public Library The Decline of Lumber The lumbering industry of Bangor started to take a decline in the late 1800s.
Starbirds Stacked long lumber, Starbird Lumber Co., Strong, ca. 1957 Item 69116 infoStrong Historical Society Long lumber of all dimensions…
Online Items Stacked long lumber, Starbird Lumber Co., Strong, ca. 1957 Item 69116 infoStrong Historical Society Long lumber of all…
My Maine Stories Showing 3 of 14 View All
by Hugh J. Chisholm
Hugh J. Chisholm founded International Paper, which was the world's largest paper company in 1898.
by Patricia Richards
The Paper Industry is very important to people in the Jay, Livermore Falls, and Rumford areas.
by Arnold R. Couture
I saw a lot of changes at the International Paper Otis Mill during my 26 years as an electrician