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Historical Items

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Item 31989

Sardine carrier, Lubec, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print

Item 58549

Lawrence Brothers store, North Lubec, ca. 1914

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: circa 1914 Location: Lubec Media: Postcard

Item 58550

Lawrence Brothers store and factory, North Lubec, ca. 1906

Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: circa 1906 Location: Lubec Media: Postcard

Online Exhibits

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Washington County Through Eastern's Eye

Images taken by itinerant photographers for Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company, a real photo postcard company, provide a unique look at industry, commerce, recreation, tourism, and the communities of Washington County in the early decades of the twentieth century.


Lincoln County through the Eastern Eye

The Penobscot Marine Museum’s photography collections include nearly 50,000 glass plate negatives of images for "real photo" postcards produced by the Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company of Belfast. This exhibit features postcards from Lincoln County.


Eternal Images: Photographing Childhood

From the earliest days of photography doting parents from across Maine sought to capture images of their young children. The studio photographs often reflect the families' images of themselves and their status or desired status.

Site Pages

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Lubec, Maine - Canning Sardines in Lubec: Technology, the Syndicate and Labor

But the Lawrence company, North Lubec Manufacturing and Canning, had a long existence, continuing into the 1980s.

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Lubec, Maine - Lubec History

Lawrence, E.M., “A History of Sardine Canning”, The Canning Trade, January, 1914. “Lubec … 1800: A Century of Progress”, The Herald Magazine…

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Lubec, Maine - Timeline

… byLubec Memorial Library 1880 • Moses P. Lawrence, Henry Dodge and Julius Wolff established a sardine factory in North Lubec, built on the site of…