Kitchen, Maine State Prison, Thomaston, ca. 1915

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Kitchen, Maine State Prison, Thomaston, ca. 1915

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A postcard view of the kitchen at the Maine State Prison in Thomaston, a maximum security facility for adult felons.

The prison opened in 1824 and the facility pictured was completed in 1854 after a fire in 1850.

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  • Title: Kitchen, Maine State Prison, Thomaston, ca. 1915
  • Creation Date: circa 1915
  • Subject Date: circa 1915
  • Location: Thomaston, Knox County, ME
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 4014
  • Collection: Postcard collection
  • Object Type: Image

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

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