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Mead Plant and wood used for pulp
Description: Reverse reads, "Mead plant and wood for wood pulp." This is a photo of the Mead Corporation's wood plant and wood being weathered for pulp. The Mead Corporation was founded in Dayton in 1846. Colonel Daniel Mead bought out his partners over the span of the next twenty years, and in 1882 established Mead Paper Company. In 1890 Mead opened up the Chillicothe plant, seen in this photo. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: SA1039AV_B07F10_012_1
Subjects: Mead Pulp & Paper Co., Chillicothe, Ohio; Ross County (Ohio)--History; Wood-pulp industry; Industries--Ohio--History--Pictorial works; United States. Work Projects Administration (Ohio)
Places: Chillicothe (Ohio); Ross County (Ohio)