Northern Extract Company


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
Northern Extract Company was built in 1891 near the Ninth Street Dam and close to the railroad. Tannic acid was extracted from hemlock bark, boiled down and shipped in barrels. It was used in the tanning of leather.
Date of Original:
c 1891
Dimensions:
Width: 5055 px
Height: 2716 px
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 5055px
Image Height: 2716px
Subject(s):
Corporate Name(s):
Northern Extract Company
Collection:
Knechtel Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Approximate location of Company:
    Michigan, United States
    fltLatitude: 45.0714399674731
    Latitude: 45.0714399674731 Longitude: -83.4366982116699
Donor:
Dennis Knechtel
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
Knechtel Collection, Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188

Northern Extract Company
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Northern Extract Company


Northern Extract Company was built in 1891 near the Ninth Street Dam and close to the railroad. Tannic acid was extracted from hemlock bark, boiled down and shipped in barrels. It was used in the tanning of leather.