Philippe Dupont Bakery, Auburn, 1900

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Philippe Dupont Bakery, Auburn, 1900

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The Dupont Bakery, located at 49 Second Street, in Auburn, was founded by Franco-American immigrant Philippe Dupont in 1893. It was known for its 'Sonny Boy' bread. In 1933, the New Auburn Fire destroyed the original bakery pictured here, which was replaced by a modern plant. Eventually the business was sold to LePage bakeries.

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  • Title: Philippe Dupont Bakery, Auburn, 1900
  • Creation Date: 1914
  • Subject Date: 1914
  • Local Name: New Auburn
  • Town: Auburn
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 18.5 cm x 21 cm
  • Local Code: 2013.0.24
  • Object Type: Image

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Franco-American Collection
USM, 51 Westminster Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 753-6545

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