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Steamer "Brandon," ca.1925

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In this postcard the steamboat <em>Brandon</em> dwarfs the Jameson & Wotton Wharf where it is tied up. It was sent to Maine from Virginia by the Eastern Steamboat Company when steamboat traffic on the James River became unprofitable. Unfortunately, the <em>Brandon's</em> service on the Portland-Rockland-Lubec run lasted only a few years, as the steamboat activity was waning in Maine as well.

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