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The collection contains records of the Maine Slate Company of Monson as well as personal papers of Walter L. Johnson, superintendent of the company, and his wife Harriet F. Johnson. This small collection contains a few folders of material from Walter Johnson's work as superintendent of the Maine Slate Company of Monson, including correspondence with C.N. Fay, the company president, and a group of reports to Fay of daily operations at the quarry, all from 1915. Also included are ten undated photographs showing quarry workers, the mining operation, and the mine buildings. The collection also contains personal papers of Walter and Harriet Johnson, most having to do with their business investments. One folder contains Harriet Johnson's correspondence after the death of her husband and concerns primarily her investments and business interests in logging and other activities.
Business and Industry
Size of Collection
2 boxes (0.8 cubic feet)
Dates of Collection
1915-1941, bulk 1915-1924
SpC MS 0320
Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "Maine Slate Company of Monson Records, 1915-1941" (2015). Finding Aids. Number 107.