Generator delivery, Presque Isle, 1959

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Generator delivery, Presque Isle, 1959

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Description

Chase Transfer Corporation delivers diesel electric generators to Maine Public Service in Presque Isle.

These state-of-the-art "fast-start" generators, the design of which was adapted from diesel railroad engines, were started with the push of a button and were up to full output power in 90 seconds.

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About This Item

  • Title: Generator delivery, Presque Isle, 1959
  • Creator: Sprague, Richard W.
  • Creation Date: 1959
  • Subject Date: 1959
  • Town: Presque Isle
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 24 cm x 19 cm
  • Collection: Richard Sprague
  • Object Type: Image

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Oakfield Historical Society
PO Box 176, Oakfield, ME 04763
(207) 757-8575
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