'Mary Anne' christening, Thomaston, 1947
Contributed by Rockland Historical Society
Taken moments before the christening of the sardine carrier Mary Anne newly built for Moses Bernard Pike of Lubec and his Holmes Packing Company.
From left are Laura Sleight Pike in the light-shade hat), Moses Bernard Pike, Alger Wayland Pike, the tallest person; George McCurdy, standing in front of McCurdy, Herbert Hicks; Radcliff Barnes Pike and Carroll Peacock.
Others are Ann Crane Pike, Marjorie Davis Pike, Peter George McCurdy, the boy wearing glasses; Lois Peacock Warren, Carroll Peacock’s sister; Anne Sleight Pike, Dan Warren, wearing glasses, Mary Pike, holding the bottle; unidentified, unidentified, Carol Anne Pike, the girl; Kermit St. Peter, manager of Holmes Packing Company; and Jacob Bradford Pike, the boy.
Herbert Hicks was the longtime captain of the Mary Anne.
- Title: 'Mary Anne' christening, Thomaston, 1947
- Creator: Cullen, Sidney L.
- Creation Date: 1947
- Subject Date: 1947
- Town: Thomaston
- County: Knox
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 19.5 cm x 24.8 cm
- Local Code: Pike 7
- Collection: Anne Pike Rugh/Rockland Courier Gazette collection, Rockland Historical Society
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Rockland Historical Society
P.O. Box 1331, 80 Union Street, Rockland, ME 04841
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LC Subject Headings
Boat & ship industry--Maine--Thomaston
Mary Anne (Boat)
Pike, Laura Sleight
Pike, Alger Wayland
Pike, Moses Bernard
Pike, Radcliffe Barnes
Pike, Ann Crane
Pike, Marjorie Davis
McCurdy, Peter George
Warren, Lois Peacock
Pike, Anne Sleight
Pike, Carol Anne
St. Peter, Kermit
Pike, Jacob Bradford
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