Fishermen's huts, Chebeague Island, ca. 1888

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Fishermen's huts, Chebeague Island, ca. 1888

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Fishermen's huts and the bow of a dory on Chebeague Island around 1888. Fishing for lobster, clams, mussels and mackerel was a central component of island life. Chebeague Island lies 10 miles off the coast of Portland in Casco Bay.

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  • Title: Fishermen's huts, Chebeague Island, ca. 1888
  • Creator: Dennett, J. Vaughn
  • Creation Date: circa 1888
  • Subject Date: circa 1888
  • Town: Chebeague Island
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 11.4 cm x 18.2 cm
  • Local Code: 0926
  • Collection: General Photograph Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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