Search Results

Keywords: Gold Factory

Historical Items

View All Showing 2 of 5 Showing 3 of 5

Item 80778

Gold from seawater factory, Lubec, 1898

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: 1898 Location: Lubec Media: Newspaper

Item 27638

Electrolytic Marine Salts Co., Mill Creek, North Lubec, ca. 1940

Contributed by: Lubec Memorial Library Date: circa 1930 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print

Item 27641

Electrolytic Marine Salts Co.(Klondike) Plant No.1, North Lubec, ca. 1930

Contributed by: Lubec Memorial Library Date: circa 1930 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

View All Showing 2 of 9 Showing 3 of 9

Exhibit

Biddeford, Saco and the Textile Industry

The largest textile factory in the country reached seven stories up on the banks of the Saco River in 1825, ushering in more than a century of making cloth in Biddeford and Saco. Along with the industry came larger populations and commercial, retail, social, and cultural growth.

Exhibit

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.

Exhibit

Canning: A Maine Industry

Maine's corn canning industry, as illuminated by the career of George S. Jewett, prospered between 1850 and 1950.

Site Pages

View All Showing 2 of 9 Showing 3 of 9

Site Page

Lubec, Maine - Klondike: Lubec's Gold from Sea Water Hoax

This gold was sent to New York and proved to be enough to convince investors that a fortune was to be had.

Site Page

Lubec, Maine - Susie Calder: Lubec's Sardine Queen

… one girl from each factory and there were seven factories and I was the one chosen at the Union factory.

Site Page

Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Transportation Through the Years - Page 4 of 4

… Society & Museum Source Notes 1.Susan Dudley Gold, ed., Scarborough at 350: Linking the Past to the Present (Scarborough, ME: Friends of the…