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Frank Crockett and photographer J.P. Armbrust took stereo views of Rockland's downtown, industry, and notable homes in the 1870s as a way to promote tourism to the town.
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.
When Cushing died in 1840, Overlock, after building a house for himself on Knox Street, set up his own house building business. Edward W.
Ship’s joiners and carpenters had their choice of jobs, and more accomplished finish carpenters were in high demand.