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Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador

Captain N.P. Spear aboard the 'Julia A. Decker,' 1891

Captain N.P. Spear aboard the 'Julia A. Decker,' 1891

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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.


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