Saco and Pettee machine shops Counting House, Biddeford, ca. 1910

Contributed by McArthur Public Library

Saco and Pettee machine shops Counting House, Biddeford, ca. 1910

Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.

Description

The Saco Water Power Company built the Counting House on Smith Street at Pearl Street in Biddeford in 1843. The low building on the right was the Saco and Pettee "southwest wing" and was built in 1905. The building to the left was part of the foundry buildings operated by the machine shops.

This company, in it's several iterations, built textile manufacturing machinery for the entire time that textiles were produced in Biddeford and Saco; it operated as the Saco and Pettee Machine Shops from 1897-1912.

View/Add Comments


About This Item

  • Title: Saco and Pettee machine shops Counting House, Biddeford, ca. 1910
  • Creation Date: circa 1910
  • Subject Date: circa 1910
  • Town: Biddeford
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
  • Local Code: BID.MIL.037
  • Collection: General Postcard Collection
  • Object Type: Image

Cross Reference Searches

Standardized Subject Headings

Other Keywords


For more information about this item, contact:

McArthur Public Library
PO Box 346, Biddeford, ME 04005
(207) 284-4181
Website

The copyright and related rights status of this item have not been evaluated. Please contact the contributing repository for more information.


Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.