Dupont Bakery, 49 Second St, Auburn, 1900. Appeared in 'Le Messager' 3/30/1940.
Left to right: Joseph Dupont; Armand Dufresne; Joseph Raymond; Joseph Nadeau; F. Regis LePage; Philippe Dupont (owner); Emmanuel Janelle; William Mailhot; David Champoux; Eva Benoit (Poirier).
The Dupont Bakery was founded by Franco-American immigrant Philippe Dupont in 1893. It was known for its 'Sonny Boy' bread. In 1933, the New Auburn Fire destroyed the original bakery pictured here, which was replaced by a modern plant. Eventually the business was sold to LePage bakeries.
|Title||Dupont Bakery, 49 Second St, Auburn, 1900.|
LePage, F Regis
Poirier, Eva (Benoit)