Ferry Ticket Book, Islesboro, ca. 1960


This booklet contains tickets at summer rates for Islesboro's ferry. Each ticket is numbered, starting with 16802 and ending with 16850. Printed on the front of each ticket is "Summer Rates, Islesboro Ferry, Islesboro Maine, Effective June 15 to September 20" and codes for rates of various vehicles and passengers. On the reverse of each ticket is an explanation of the codes.

Islesboro's ferry system began in 1936, three years after the ban on automobiles was lifted from the island.

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