Category: Economics, Agriculture, Corn
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Contributed by: Waterford Historical Society
Date: circa 1905
Media: Photographic print
Contributed by: Fryeburg Historical Society
Date: circa 1900
Maine's corn canning industry, as illuminated by the career of George S. Jewett, prospered between 1850 and 1950.
Not part of the American "farm belt," Maine nonetheless has been known over the years for a few agricultural items, especially blueberries, sweet corn, potatoes, apples, chickens and dairy products.