Corner Brook pulp and paper mill, ca. 1930
Corner Brook pulp and paper mill, ca. 1930

The Reid Newfoundland Company, with help from other financial backers, established a large and successful newsprint mill near the Humber River in 1925. The company also established a townsite for millworkers, which became known as Corner Brook.

Photographer unknown. Reproduced by permission of the Archives and Manuscripts Division (Coll. 137 16.03.001), Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University, St. John’s, NL.
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