Contributed by Lubec Historical Society
This sadly faded and grainy photograph captures dramatically the characteristic over-the-water construction on pilings of seaside industry. The first building of the company complex bears the sign “American Can Co.” is visible slightly left of center. The largest, a three-story factory, was built in the late teens of the 20th Century.
About This Item
- Title: American Can Company factory, Lubec, ca 1920
- Creation Date: circa 1920
- Subject Date: circa 1920
- Town: Lubec
- County: Washington
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 11.3 cm x 16.6 cm
- Local Code: 617 jpg
- Object Type: Image
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For more information about this item, contact:Lubec Historical Society
135 Main Street, Lubec, ME 04652
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