Clark and Dow ice on the steamer S.S. Wherono

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A receipt showing that the Clark and Dow Company supplied the ice used on the steamer S.S. Wherono, signed by the purser John Hersey dated Sept. 24, 1856.

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About This Item

  • Title: Clark and Dow ice on the steamer S.S. Wherono
  • Creator: Hersey, John
  • Creation Date: 1856-09-24
  • Subject Date: 1856-09-24
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 2039
  • Collection: Ice industry scrapbooks and trade cards
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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