Contributed by Northeast Historic Film
Home movie footage of commercial fishing around Mt. Desert Island, showing the herring seining process.
About This Item
- Title: Herring fishing, Mt. Desert, ca. 1940
- Creator: Stillman, Ernest G.
- Creation Date: circa 1940
- Subject Date: circa 1940
- County: Hancock
- State: ME
- Media: filmstrip, 16mm
- Local Code: 1289_0009
- Collection: Ernest G. Stillman
- Object Type: Moving Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Fishing boats--Maine
- Atlantic herring fisheries--Maine
- Mount Desert Island (Me.)
- Fishing weirs--Maine
- Canned fish industry--Maine
- Dories (Boats)--Maine
For more information about this item, contact:Northeast Historic Film
P.O. Box 900, Bucksport, ME 04416
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