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The Orcutt & Crafts Pottery in Portland, Maine

SC001.1970.060.219.003 (RS12797)

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Collection Name
Old-Time New England
Collection Code
SC001
Dates
1970
Date Notes
Volume 60, Number 219 (Winter, 1970)
Abstract
M. Lelyn Branin looks at the first stoneware pottery of Maine, that of Martin Crafts, who moved from Whately, Mass., to Portland in 1833 or 1834. His move to Portland and partnership with Eleazer Orcutt began what developed into one of the major industries of Portland in the latter part of the 19th century.
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Collection Type
Serials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Article ID: 168
GUSN
169787
Reference Code
SC001.1970.060.219.003

Record details

Originator
M. Lelyn Branin (Author)
Publisher
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities
Publisher Series
Old Time New England
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Publications Referencing This Collection
(1970). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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