Main Street, Coopers Mills, Whitefield, ca. 1906

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Main Street, Coopers Mills, Whitefield, ca. 1906

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An unknown building, seemingly in the middle of Main Street, was attached to the grist mill on the Sheepscot River. Inscribed on the card is, "This is the wonderful town where I live. Katie"

Photographer Frank W. Cunningham (1865-1938) wrote on another postcard with the very same view:
"Where can you get cards with this High Gloss Finish at 2½¢! Only of me. They are going like smoke. Please examine the finish of this card. They sell where the common card will not. Try a few and see. F. W. C.” This postcard was addressed to H. T. Weeks & Co. in Coopers Mills and postmarked Sep. 20, 1909. The Weeks & Co. store was the white building on the far left.

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  • Title: Main Street, Coopers Mills, Whitefield, ca. 1906
  • Creator: Cunningham, Frank W.
  • Creation Date: circa 1906
  • Subject Date: circa 1906
  • Local Name: Coopers Mills
  • Town: Whitefield
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 8.7 cm x 13.9 cm
  • Local Code: 2016.01
  • Object Type: Image

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Whitefield Historical Society
PO Box 176, Whitefield, ME 04353
(207) 549-7209

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