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Catalog Number 2013.0.23
Object Name Photograph
Description 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.
Date 1900
Title Dupont Bakery, 49 Second St, Auburn, 1900.
Search Terms Dupont Bakery
Auburn, Me.
People Dupont, Joseph
Dufresne, Armand
Raymond, Joseph
Nadeau, Joseph
LePage, F Regis
Janelle, Emanuelle
Mailhot, William
Champoux, David
Poirier, Eva (Benoit)
Dupont, Philippe
Subjects Bakeries
Imagefile 001\2013_0_23.JPG
Place Auburn, ME