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The Ponakin Mill

The Ponakin Mill

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Title:
The Ponakin Mill
Description:
Workers from the Ponakin Mill in North Lancaster take time out for an early photograph. The privilege had been used first for sawmills and gristmills and later for ironworks and nail making. After 1861, the site was used for a textile factory and after World War II it became a plastics factory until destroyed by fire in 1963.
Date:
[ca. 1850–2000]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Location:
Lancaster Historical Society
Collection (local):
Photo Archives of the Lancaster (MA) Historical Society
Subjects:
Mills
Places:
MassachusettsWorcester (county)Lancaster
Extent:
1 photograph
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Published in: Images of America, Lancaster / Heather Maurer Lennon. Charleston, SC ; Chicago IL ; Portsmouth NH ; San Francisco CA. : Arcadia Publishing, 2001
Identifier:
13232132