Keywords: North Lubec Manufacturing and Canning Company
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Lawrence Packing Co., North Lubec, 1936
Contributed by: Lubec Memorial Library Date: 1936 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print
Sardine houses, North Lubec, ca. 1950
Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: circa 1950 Location: Lubec Media: Photographic print
North Lubec House, Lubec, 1975
Contributed by: Lubec Historical Society Date: 1975 Location: Lubec Media: Kodachrome slide
Online ExhibitsView All Showing 2 of 4
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.
Workers in Maine have labored in factories, on farms, in the woods, on the water, among other locales. Many of Maine's occupations have been determined by the state's climate and geographical features.
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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.
Lubec, North Lubec and Moose Island were incorporated as the town of Eastport (Plantation 8) in 1798 with 588 inhabitants.
… on South Bay in North Lubec and in West Lubec 1861 • 200 Lubec men, 18 to 40, entered the Union Army, one for every 12 inhabitants 1862 • On…