American Express Company, Sanford, 1894

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American Express Company, Sanford, 1894

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The American Express Company on Washington Street in Sanford was concerned primarily with the handling of freight. One poster in the window advertises a baseball game to take place on Saturday, April 18 (1891 or 1896) at Sportsman's Park in Sanford between Sanford and Fort Preble.

Another poster promotes a game between the Biddefords and Augusta.

Among the deliveries are crates from Chirstian Shore Bottling Co. of Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Emerson & Co. of Rochester, New Hampshire, and Arthur R. Caron & Co. of Salmon Falls, New Hampshire.

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About This Item

  • Title: American Express Company, Sanford, 1894
  • Creator: Philpot, Fred
  • Creation Date: circa 1891
  • Subject Date: circa 1891
  • Town: Sanford
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 19.17 cm x 24.11 cm
  • Local Code: C-416
  • Collection: Index to Glass Negatives, Tom Ursia Donations
  • Object Type: Image

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Sanford-Springvale Historical Society
P. O. Box 276 505 Main Street, Springvale, ME 04083
(207) 490-1028

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