Maine Yankee Nuclear Power Plant, 1980

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Description

A photographer captured Maine Yankee Nuclear Power Plant in Wiscasset on September 22, 1980, the day before a referendum vote to halt nuclear power production in the state. The Sheepscot River is in the foreground. The referendum was defeated.

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About This Item

  • Title: Maine Yankee Nuclear Power Plant, 1980
  • Creator: UPI
  • Creation Date: 1980-09-22
  • Subject Date: 1980-09-22
  • Town: Wiscasset
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Coll. 1880, Box 3/3
  • Collection: United Press International collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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