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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Louis B. Lausier (1879-1962)

Louis B. Lausier (1879-1962) Pepperell Trust Company, Main Street, Biddeford, 1955 Item 33972 infoMcArthur Public Library After passing the…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - V. A Cascade of Booms & Busts (1790-1865) - Page 3 of 3

Pepperell Mills held onto their cotton overstock, and were able to produce textiles throughout the war.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - VI. The deluge of industrial expansion & immigration (1865-1900) - Page 1 of 2

Pepperell Mills boarding houses, Biddeford, ca. 1875Item Contributed byMcArthur Public Library The "China Trade", started in 1852, was integral to…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Francis Spencer

… Spencer was named product development manager at Pepperell, with the charge of designing a new blanket that would be so unusual and superior that…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - VIII. Changing course and new beginnings (1955-Present) - Page 1 of 2

… Shops, York (Bates) Manufacturing, and Pepperell (WestPoint) Manufacturing, would follow a similar pattern. Exchange Block, 2010.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - V. A Cascade of Booms & Busts (1790-1865) - Page 2 of 3

… would start and operate the Laconia and finally Pepperell Manufacturing Companies on the Biddeford side of the river as well.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - Francis Spencer

… during the Depression years, he began working at Pepperell at the age of 17. He would work from 6:45 a.m. until 10:00 p.m.

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - ABOUT US

… the energy of Robert McArthur, an Agent of the Pepperell mills, the association bought the former Pavilion Congregational Church at 270 Main Street…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - VII. Flow and ebb: the effects of industrial peak & global upheaval (1900-1955) - Page 3 of 3

Ad by Pepperell Mills to recruit women workers, Biddeford, 1943Item Contributed byMcArthur Public Library In Biddeford, like the rest of urban…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - III. An undercurrent of danger: Colonial Biddeford

Lady Pepperell's needle case, 1812Item Contributed byMcArthur Public Library Fighting with the natives did not cease; however, settlers and…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - RESOURCES

… an account of the first hundred years of the Pepperell Manufacturing Company, incorporated February 16, 1844.

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