Launch of Doris Hamlin, Harrington, 1919

Contributed by Northeast Historic Film


Launch of the four-masted schooner Doris Hamlin at Harrington in 1919.

The film shows a woman, possibly the wife of the ship owner, with a large bouquet of flowers as the ship is launched.

The film is part of the Edna Frye Collection. Edna Frye's father-in-law, Edwin M. Frye, owned the shipyard where the film was taken in 1919.

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About This Item

  • Title: Launch of Doris Hamlin, Harrington, 1919
  • Creation Date: 1919
  • Subject Date: 1919
  • Town: Harrington
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photo transparency
  • Local Code: 0699_0001_01
  • Collection: Edna Frye
  • Object Type: Video and sound

For more information about this item, contact:

Northeast Historic Film
P.O. Box 900, Bucksport, ME 04416

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