Can sealing, Lubec, ca. 1900

Contributed by Lubec Historical Society

Can sealing, Lubec, ca. 1900

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Description

Sealing sardine cans at Factory #9 located at “The Acre,” North Lubec. Short for “Devil’s Half Acre,” sardine canning began in this area about 1880.

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About This Item

  • Title: Can sealing, Lubec, ca. 1900
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Local Name: North Lubec
  • Town: Lubec
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph on cardboard
  • Dimensions: 15.4 cm x 20.9 cm
  • Local Code: 48 jpg
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Lubec Historical Society
135 Main Street, Lubec, ME 04652

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