Battle-Axe Factory, Lubec, 1900

Contributed by Robert & Nancy Michael through Lubec Historical Society

Battle-Axe Factory, Lubec, 1900

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Description

The Battle-Axe Sardine Factory, located in a gully north of the old store in North Lubec, on the east side, was owned by Lawrence Brothers doing business as North Lubec Manufacturing and Canning Co., either plant #1 or #2. Most plants bore local nicknames; legend suggests that two women employees had perpetrated a fight here.

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About This Item

  • Title: Battle-Axe Factory, Lubec, 1900
  • Creation Date: 1900
  • Subject Date: 1900
  • Local Name: North Lubec
  • Town: Lubec
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 15.2 cm x 20.3 cm
  • Local Code: 75 jpg
  • Collection: Robert & Nancy Michael
  • Object Type: Image

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Lubec Historical Society
135 Main Street, Lubec, ME 04652

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