Contributed by Islesboro Historical Society
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The Pendleton Sisters schooner was built in 1900 by Fields Coombs Pendleton, a prominent member of a family of ship builders. His grandsons F.S. and Edwin formed the Pendleton Brothers ship company and owned the largest fleet of sailing vessels in America between 1900-1910.
The Pendleton Sisters was sold to Portugal in 1916.
Left flag: "P.S."
Center flag: "Pendleton"
Right flag: American Flag
Printed on bottom of photograph:
"Schooner 'Pendleton Sisters' Launched from yard of F.C. Pendleton, Belfast, Me. Nov. 22, 1900 Commanded by Capt. John Davies"
About This Item
- Title: The Schooner "Pendleton Sisters," Islesboro, ca. 1900
- Creation Date: circa 1900
- Subject Date: circa 1900
- Town: Islesboro
- County: Waldo
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Local Code: Open Photo Collection, Vessels
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Pendleton Sisters (Ship)
- Sailing ships--Maine--Islesboro
For more information about this item, contact:Islesboro Historical Society
PO Box 301, 388 Main Road, Islesboro, ME 04848
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