Aerial View of Lubec, 1947

Contributed by Lubec Memorial Library

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The view from above shows the many sardine canneries lining the waterfront at the time. The sardine industry peaked during World War II and fell into steady decline during the 1950s. Note the water tower at American Can.

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About This Item

  • Title: Aerial View of Lubec, 1947
  • Creation Date: 1947
  • Subject Date: 1947
  • Town: Lubec
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20 cm x 25.5 cm
  • Collection: The Edith Comstock Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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