- Item 78982 - Contruction of A Machine at Oxford Paper Company, Rumford, Maine 1914
- Contributed by Greater Rumford Area Historical Society
- Item 78982
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This image depicts the construction of a new paper machine at the Oxford Paper Company in 1914. Hugh Chisholm II began expansion of the mill in early 1914, the construction of 152 inch paper machine was one of the elements of the expansion project and by December 28,1914 is was in full operation. The machine in this photograph was designated as the "A" Machine.Show Details