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Western Maine Foothills Region - Rumford - Page 1 of 4

… cheese and starch making facilities, and wool carding products. Rumford (first known as New Pennacook Township) was visited by the Anasagunticook…

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Lincoln, Maine - Nathaniel Bodwell

Carding mills have to brush or card the wool before it can be spun into yarn for knitting or weaving into cloth.

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Western Maine Foothills Region - For The Love Of Paper - Page 1 of 4

This was to manufacture all the postal cards used by the United States Post Office. The Oxford was producing these cards at a rate of 3,000,000 per…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Forsters

… Historical Society This mustard paddle sample card was one prepared depicting products made for the 50th anniversary of the Forster Manufacturing…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Forsters

… and spearhead stick were made in 1947 and samples were displayed on cards for the 50th Anniversary of Forster Manufacturing Co. in Strong.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Forsters

prepared sample cards with examples of items in production, such as these types of cocktail forks.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

prepared sample cards with examples of items in production, such as these types of cocktail forks.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

… Historical Society This mustard paddle sample card was one prepared depicting products made for the 50th anniversary of the Forster Manufacturing…

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

Mark Gould report card, Biddeford, 1854-55Item Contributed byMcArthur Public Library The 1840's and 50's were full of firsts for Biddeford: the…

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John Martin: Expert Observer - John Martin Sr. home, Ellsworth, 1823

… details in the drawing, including Card's Cove, Cards Brook, Squaw Point, Cards Mill, Austin's Cove, the Union River, and his father's tailor shop.

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John Martin: Expert Observer - Intro to pages 91-132

DeGarmo Brookes, comments on card playing, provides a program of an 1874 dance evening, Oliver Lunt's Dancing Academy, dances Martin sponsored, and…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Forsters

… Historical Society The 50th anniversary sample cards showing products made by Forster Mfg. Co. in 1947.