Wakefield Municipal Light Plant, 1919

Title:

Wakefield Municipal Light Plant, 1919

Publisher:

[Wakefield, Mass.] : Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department,

Date:

2007

Description:

Photo courtesy of the Wakefield Daily Item.

"The Wakefield Municipal Gas and Light Department sold gas and electrical appliances for many years. In 1918, there were 2538 gas customers and 1,235 electric customers. The following year, there were 100 additional gas customers (2638) and 159 additional electric customers (1394). By 1919, the WMGLD had an office at the Town Hall in addition to its North Avenue plant." - Text from calendar by Jayne M. D'Donofrio.

Subject:

Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department (Wakefield, Mass.); Advertising -- Massachusetts -- Wakefield; Commercial art -- Massachusetts -- Wakefield; Electric utilities -- Massachusetts -- Wakefield; Gas companies -- Massachusetts -- Wakefield.

Wakefield (Mass.) -- History -- Pictorial works.

Collection :

Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department calendars

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Citation :

"Wakefield Municipal Light Plant, 1919 ," in NOBLE Digital Heritage, Item #12150, http://heritage.noblenet.org/items/show/12150 (accessed July 22, 2014).