An image scanned from a color postcard depicting the Water Works and salmon pool on the Penobscot River at Bangor, Maine. Undated.
Bangor's water works were constructed in 1875 at Treat's Falls to source water from the Penobscot River for the city's first public water system.
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Requested credit line: Image courtesy of Special Collections, Raymond H.
Fogler Library, DigitalCommons@UMaine,
Ms 420, Pottle Postcard Collection
Maine, Bangor, Penobscot River, Water Works, salmon pools, fish, fishing, hydro, postcard