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Electrolytic Marine Salts Co.(Klondike) Plant No.1, North Lubec, ca. 1930

Contributed by Edith Comstock through Lubec Memorial Library

Electrolytic Marine Salts Co.(Klondike) Plant No.1, North Lubec, ca. 1930

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Photo of Electrolytic Marine Salts Co. plant on Mill Creek, was used for the testing and depositing of gold. The land was leased from Hiram Comstock who operated a grist mill on the site in the 1840s. Comstock later operated a sardine factory known as the "Starvation" at the site. The image also shows the house rented by P.F. Jernegan while he was in Lubec. The house burned in 1957.

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  • Title: Electrolytic Marine Salts Co.(Klondike) Plant No.1, North Lubec, ca. 1930
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Local Name: Mill Creek
  • Town: Lubec
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 10 cm x 15 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Lubec Memorial Library
55 Water Street, Lubec, ME 04652
(207) 733-2491
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