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Portland-Monson Slate Company hoist

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Portland-Monson Slate Company hoist
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The Portland-Monson Slate Company began operations in Monson, Maine in 1906 and continued until April of 1965. This photo of the "new" electric hoist and derrick with workers was quite an addition to their operations at that time

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