First day at sea for the Bowdoin Boys, 1891

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First day at sea for the Bowdoin Boys, 1891

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Description

The members of the Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador posed aboard the Julia A. Decker on their first day at sea.

The group was setting out under the direction of Bowdoin Professor Leslie A. Lee to explore the coast of Labrador and possibly discover the Grand Falls, a fabled waterfall at the terminus of the Grand River.

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About This Item

  • Title: First day at sea for the Bowdoin Boys, 1891
  • Creation Date: 1891
  • Subject Date: 1891
  • State: Labrador
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: 1996.11.6
  • Collection: Farnsworth Art Museum - Rockland Camera Club Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center
Bowdoin College, 9500 College Station, Brunswick, ME 04011-8495
(207) 725-3416
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