Rumford Falls Sulphite Mill, ca. 1890

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Rumford Falls Sulphite Mill, ca. 1890

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Located on the Androscoggin River in Rumford Falls, this sulfite mill was completed in 1895. The river fostered several mills in the area because dams created a powerful falls known as the "Niagara of New England."

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  • Title: Rumford Falls Sulphite Mill, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Local Name: Niagara Falls of New England
  • Town: Rumford
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20 cm x 25 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--Rumford
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
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