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Item 80356

Boneless Cod Fish box, ca. 1910

Contributed by: Friendship Museum

Date: circa 1910

Location: Friendship

Media: wood with paper label

Item 100159

Cape Shore corned cod label, Portland, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1920

Location: Portland

Media: Lithograph

Item 101359

Studley fish house and flakeyard, Monhegan, ca. 1880

Contributed by: Monhegan Museum

Date: circa 1880

Location: Monhegan

Media: Photographic print

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Map of Scarborough with Marshland

Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Historical Overview - Page 1 of 4

Dried on fish stages and salted, cod kept for many months and was easy to transport. Space for fish stages and wood to build them were needed and…

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Local Fishermen at Pine Point, Scarborough, 1932

Scarborough: They Called It Owascoag - Catch of the Day: Clamming and Lobstering - Page 1 of 4

… groups to catch mackerel, pollack, flounder, cod and haddock along the coast. During winter months these same men often outfitted their boats for…

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Early fishing schooner, ca. 1870

Swan's Island: Six miles east of ordinary - Islanders at Work

… Swan’s Island were bountiful with flounder, cod, halibut, haddock, and herring. The work force of Swan’s Islanders from the early homesteading days…