Notice seeking potatoes, Newcastle, ca. 1870Item 20147 info
Maine Historical Society
Joseph Wood, Printer
Joseph Wood, 24, son of a minister and grandson of Revolutionary War general Abiel Wood, opened a printing shop in his hometown of Wiscasset in 1866 and began what would be his lifelong career as a printer.
He produced broadsides, public notices, all types of stationery and forms -- and published local newspapers.