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Contributed by: Yarmouth Historical Society
Date: circa 1880
Contributed by: Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
Media: monochrome photograph
Contributed by: Mark & Emily Turner Memorial Library
Date: circa 1902
Media: glass negative
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Owner in 1924: Pocahontas Fuel Company Incorporated
Owner in 1924: Randall E McAllister
Owner in 1924: A R Wright Company
Street railways, whether horse-drawn or electric, required the building of trestles and tracks. The new form of transportation aided industry, workers, vacationers, and other travelers.
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.