Contributed by Penobscot Marine Museum
Beginning in 1906, St. Croix produced newsprint in Woodland for more than 50 years.
When this photo was taken, piles of pulp wood logs were the raw materials for papermaking. By the time Georgia-Pacific purchased the paper company in 1963, a river full of logs had given way to small mountains of wood chips, brought in by tractor-trailers.
About This Item
- Title: Pulp pile, St. Croix Paper Co., Woodland, ca. 1910
- Creation Date: circa 1910
- Subject Date: circa 1910
- Location: Woodland, Washington County, ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Dimensions: 12.75 cm x 17.75 cm
- Local Code: LB2007.1.113982
- Collection: Eastern Illustrating & Publishing Co.
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Eastern Illustrating & Publishing Company
- Lumber industry--Maine--Woodland
- Paper industry--Maine--Woodland
- Pulp industry--Maine--Woodland
For more information about this item, contact:Penobscot Marine Museum
PO Box 498, 5 Church Street, Searsport, ME 04974
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