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Canning: A Maine Industry

George H. Jewett, ca. 1920

George H. Jewett, ca. 1920

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Maine Historical Society

George S. Jewett worked in the corn canning industry throughout his life. Born in 1849, Jewett's first job was in the J. Winslow Jones' factory in Portland, the first corn factory in Maine.



At left is George S. Jewett's son, George H. Jewett.


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