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1891 Article Sewage-Disposal System of Worcester Massachusetts Tank Ground MAB1
1891 Article Sewage-Disposal System of Worcester Massachusetts Tank Ground MAB1
1891 Article Sewage-Disposal System of Worcester Massachusetts Tank Ground MAB1
1891 Article Sewage-Disposal System of Worcester Massachusetts Tank Ground MAB1
1891 Article Sewage-Disposal System of Worcester Massachusetts Tank Ground MAB1

1891 Article Sewage-Disposal System of Worcester Massachusetts Tank Ground MAB1

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This is an original 1891 five-page ( 3 pages, 2 double-sided) article "The Sewage-Disposal System of Worcester, Massachusetts" with halftone illustrations of the Disposal System: a general view of the purification works at Quinsigamond; a view of the tanks, showing the inflow of sewage; a detail plan of sections of the work; and the ground plan of the tanks.

The first sewage treatment plant using chemical precipitation in the United States was built in Worcester, Massachusetts in 1890.

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CONDITION

This 120+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is bleed through showing in this article.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9 x 12.25 inches; 23 x 31 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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