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W. A. Ramsdell bought the Farnsworth cannery in 1923 and retained most of the workers. Women were usually packers, while men performed jobs involving hard labor.
About This Item
- Title: Waterfront, Brooklin
- Creator: Hooper, Jane
- Creation Date: 1995
- Subject Date: circa 1923
- Local Name: Waterfront
- Town: Brooklin
- County: Hancock
- State: ME
- Media: Photo transparency
- Local Code: Brooklin Fish Factories A
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Sardine fisheries--Maine--Brooklin
- Fishing industry--Maine
- Industrial facilities--Maine--Brooklin
- Food canning industry--Maine--Brooklin
- Industrial Facilities
- maritime industry
- men's workMaine
- women's work
For more information about this item, contact:Sedgwick-Brooklin Historical Society
PO Box 171, Sedgwick, ME 04646
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