Gas Patch, Lewiston, ca. 1960

Contributed by Lewiston Public Library

Description

This is probably one of the last photographs taken of Lewiston's "Gas Patch." This appears to have been taken during its demolition. The 'Gas Patch' was an area of Lewiston where Irish immigrants built single family homes on Franklin Company land that were very close to Lewiston's gas works.

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About This Item

  • Title: Gas Patch, Lewiston, ca. 1960
  • Creator: Barrows, Gridley
  • Creation Date: circa 1960
  • Subject Date: circa 1960
  • Town: Lewiston
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photo transparency
  • Dimensions: 5 cm x 5 cm
  • Collection: Gridley Barrows Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Lewiston Public Library
200 Lisbon Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 513-3004
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