Saunders Brothers factory worker, Westbrook, 1936

Contributed by Maine Historical Society/MaineToday Media


An unknown female worker was captured working on the process for birch dowels manufactured at Saunders Brothers mill. As an article in the Portland Evening Express, on December 3rd edition noted, this was one of many products that kept the factory busy; Saunders Brothers also made lollipop sticks, chair rounds, and umbrella handles.

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  • Title: Saunders Brothers factory worker, Westbrook, 1936
  • Creation Date: 1936-12-03
  • Subject Date: 1936-12-03
  • Location: Westbrook, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 10.2 cm x 12.7 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.1664.1
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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