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Item 28889

Sardine Canning Company, Lubec, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: Lubec

Media: Photograph on cardboard mat

Item 12761

Workers at Steven's Sardine Cannery, Brooklin

Contributed by: Sedgwick-Brooklin Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: Brooklin

Media: Photo transparency

Item 31989

Sardine carrier, Lubec, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Location: Lubec

Media: Photographic print

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Fish Cannery, Brooklin

Early Fish Canneries in Brooklin

By the 1900s, numerous fish canneries began operating in Center Harbor, located within the Brooklin community. For over thirty years, these plants were an important factor in the community.

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W. R. Allan Residence, Dennysville, ca. 1910

Washington County Through Eastern's Eye

Images taken by itinerant photographers for Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company, a real photo postcard company, provide a unique look at industry, commerce, recreation, tourism, and the communities of Washington County in the early decades of the twentieth century.

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Jewett corn label, Norridgewock, ca. 1920

Canning: A Maine Industry

Maine's corn canning industry, as illuminated by the career of George S. Jewett, prospered between 1850 and 1950.

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Susie Knight, Sardine Queen Ball, Lubec, 1949

Lubec, Maine - Susie Calder: Lubec's Sardine Queen

Susie Calder: Lubec's Sardine Queen Susie (Knight) Calder was born on Lead Mine Road, the oldest girl in a family of 12 children.

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Aerial view looking toward Lubec

Lubec, Maine - Canning Sardines in Lubec: Technology, the Syndicate and Labor

… the idea of canning small herring they called “sardines” to compete with real sardines from Europe.

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Ox Cart at N.W. Marston's Store, South Lubec, ca. 1880

Lubec, Maine - Exhibits

… here or through the Narrative page Canning Sardines in Lubec: Technology, the Syndicate and Labor McCurdy Herring Smokehouse The Lighthouse at West…