Alphonso Speed, Monhegan, ca. 1932

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Alphonso Speed, Monhegan, ca. 1932

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Fisherman Alphonso Speed (1868-1948) tended his oak lobster traps in the field below the Island Inn and the Sidney Baldwin house on Monhegan Island.

Speed's buoy colors were white with red stripes and his boat was named, Gem.

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About This Item

  • Title: Alphonso Speed, Monhegan, ca. 1932
  • Creation Date: circa 1932
  • Subject Date: circa 1932
  • Town: Monhegan
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 8 cm x 13.5 cm
  • Local Code: 752.01
  • Object Type: Image

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Monhegan Museum
1 Lighthouse Hill, Monhegan, ME 04852
(207) 596-7003

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