Contributed by Whitefield Historical Society
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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.
About This Item
- 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
For more information about this item, contact:Whitefield Historical Society
PO Box 176, Whitefield, ME 04353
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