Captain N.P. Spear aboard the 'Julia A. Decker,' 1891Item 28988 info
Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center
N.P. Spear, of Rockland, was captain of the Julia A. Decker.
Despite a slow start, rough seas, Spear successfully navigated the Julia A. Decker to the expedition's many ports-of-call along the Labrador coast.