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Historical Items

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Item 31121

Eastern Manufacturing Company, Lincoln, 1920

Contributed by: Lincoln Historical Society Date: 1920-10-13 Location: Lincoln Media: Photographic print

Item 31547

Katahdin Pulp and Paper Mill, Lincoln, 1902

Contributed by: Lincoln Historical Society Date: 1902 Location: Lincoln Media: Photographic print

Item 31548

Pulp mill, Lincoln, 1915

Contributed by: Lincoln Historical Society Date: 1915 Location: Lincoln Media: Photographic print

Exhibits

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Making Paper, Making Maine

Paper has shaped Maine's economy, molded individual and community identities, and impacted the environment throughout Maine. When Hugh Chisholm opened the Otis Falls Pulp Company in Jay in 1888, the mill was one of the most modern paper-making facilities in the country, and was connected to national and global markets. For the next century, Maine was an international leader in the manufacture of pulp and paper.

Site Pages

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Lincoln, Maine - Mills & Paper Industry - Page 2 of 2

The name is changed to the Katahdin Division of Eastern Manufacturing Company. The mill employs 250 people at this time.

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Lincoln, Maine - That Pioneer Spirit

In 1957, Eastern broke ground on a new $11 million dollar bleached Kraft mill on the site of the current mill; and, in 1958, the mill switched from…