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Keywords: Lincoln Pulp and Paper Company

Historical Items

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Item 31546

Pulp and paper mill, Lincoln, 1945

Contributed by: Lincoln Historical Society Date: 1945 Location: Lincoln Media: Photographic print

Item 31086

Lincoln Pulp & Paper Mill, Lincoln, 1957

Contributed by: Lincoln Historical Society Date: 1957-11-25 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

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.

Exhibit

Eastern Fine Paper

The paper mill on the Penobscot River in South Brewer, which became known as Eastern Fine Paper Co., began as a sawmill in 1884 and grew over the years as an important part of the economy of the region and a large presence in the landscape. Its closing in 2005 affected more than the men and women who lost their jobs.

Exhibit

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.

Site Pages

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Site Page

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

January 2004: Lincoln Pulp and Paper and Eastern Fine Paper in Brewer shut down due to financial troubles of the parent company, Eastern Pulp & Paper

Site Page

Lincoln, Maine - Telegraphs & Telephones

Vol. 1. Lincoln: Lincoln Historical Society. Print. Ser. 3. King, George R. “Lincoln Light Power CO.” Lincoln Historical Society (1993): 252-54.

Site Page

Lincoln, Maine - That Pioneer Spirit

From 1899 to 1908, the mill built its reputation on the manufacturing of high-quality unbleached sulphite pulp and, in 1915, became known as the…