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Oriental Powder Mills, Portland, Me.

Oriental Powder Mills.

Oriental Powder Mills, Portland, Me.

by Oriental Powder Mills.

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Published by The Mills in [Portland] .
Written in English

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  • Oriental Powder Mills.

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    Cover title.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTP272 .O73 1900Z
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[28] p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4487186M
    LC Control Number79316313

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The Oriental Powder Mills were manufacturers of gunpowder, dyestuffs, chemicals, coarses, and fabrics of wood, metal, glass, leather, paper, wool, cotton, and silk. The Mills were located on the Presumpscot River in Windham and Gorham, Me. The corporation was formed in Portland, Me., on Mar.

7, Toward the end of the nineteenth century, the smaller mills went out of business, leaving only Oriental Powder Mills large Oriental Powder Mills in Gorham-Windham, which was sold and closed in ,ending the black powder industry in the state, though a small smokeless-powder factory operated in Gorham from /5(2).

When the Civil War ended, the demand for military gunpowder fell sharply, and the Oriental Powder Company went bankrupt. However, in it was reincorporated under the name Oriental Powder Mills, and gunpowder production continued there for another 32 Portland under various owners.

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