Caribou Fish Hatchery

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Caribou Fish Hatchery

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Description

A view of the old Fish Hatchery on Outer Sweden Street in Caribou that was built in 1895.

The Fish Hatchery began in 1892 with 25,000 salmon hatched. The hatchery changed locations several times.

In 1895, it was moved to the pictured location on outer Sweden Street and was taken over by the state of Maine.

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About This Item

  • Title: Caribou Fish Hatchery
  • Creator: L., Dae G.
  • Creation Date: circa 1895
  • Subject Date: circa 1895
  • Local Name: Old Fish Hatchery
  • Town: Caribou
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 15.1 cm x 20.2 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Caribou Public Library
30 High Street, Caribou, ME 04736
(207) 493-4214
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