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

Description

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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