Phil James and his catch, ca. 1935

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Where was Phil James fishing?
Phil James and his catch, ca. 1935

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Fishing has been a popular pastime and sport for men and women for many years. Ocean fishing required a long fishing pole and more line, as the fish could be much larger. Fisherman often fished off of jetties or from the beach to yield a better a catch.

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  • Title: Phil James and his catch, ca. 1935
  • Creation Date: circa 1935
  • Subject Date: circa 1935
  • State: ME
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.805
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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