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William Pitt Preble, ca. 1850

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This daguerreotype shows a middle-aged William Pitt Preble around the age of 40. During his life Preble was father to nine children, a ship builder, a ship owner, shipwreck appraiser, and pillar of his Great Cranberry Island community.

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