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These men were among Monhegan’s “founding” fishermen. Standing left to right: Cass Brackett, Rufus Pierce, Jr., Cloudin “Pint” Wincapaw, and Alonzo Pierce. Sitting left to right: Leonard Richards, Chauncey Davis, unidentified, James Mullens, and S.P. Rolt Triscott.
They were photographed on Fish Beach with Horn fish house to the left and Trefethren fish house on the right.
About This Item
- Title: Fishermen, Monhegan, ca. 1880
- Creation Date: circa 1880
- Subject Date: circa 1880
- Town: Monhegan
- County: Lincoln
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 15.5 cm x 9.5 cm
- Local Code: 1014.001
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Fishing nets--Maine--Monhegan
- Fishing--Equipment and supplies
- Group portraits--Maine--Monhegan
- Monhegan (Me.)
- Monhegan Island (Me.)--History, Local.
- Mullens, James
- Pierce, Jr., Rufus
- Davis, Chauncey
- Wincapaw, Cloudin
- Pierce, Alonzo
- Richards, Leonard
- Brackett, Cass
- Pierce, Rufus
- Triscott, Samuel Peter Rolt
- Brackett, George Washington
For more information about this item, contact:Monhegan Museum
1 Lighthouse Hill, Monhegan, ME 04852
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