Prison Fire, Thomaston, 1923

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Prison Fire, Thomaston, 1923

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On September 23, 1923 a blaze started in one of the broom shops and soon spread to the harness shop and the paint shop at the Maine State Prison. Both were destroyed along with the woodshop, containing 75 cords of wood.

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  • Title: Prison Fire, Thomaston, 1923
  • Creation Date: 1923-09-15
  • Subject Date: 1923-09-15
  • Location: Thomaston, Knox County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 11.5 cm x 16.5 cm
  • Local Code: PhotographsBoxFires
  • Object Type: Image

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Thomaston Historical Society
PO Box 384, Thomaston, ME 04861
(207) 354 2295

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