Fish factory workers, Swan's Island, ca. 1890

Contributed by Swan's Island Educational Society


The fish factory was a viable business on Swan's Island during the late 1800s to the early 1900s as this was a time of abundant fishing in the local waters around the island. Factory workers are standing at their work stations.

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About This Item

  • Title: Fish factory workers, Swan's Island, ca. 1890
  • Creation Date: circa 1890
  • Subject Date: circa 1890
  • Local Name: Minturn
  • Town: Swan's Island
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 29 cm x 37 cm
  • Local Code: 2009-1-204
  • Collection: Islanders at Work
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Swan's Island Educational Society
c/o Swan's Island Historical Society, POB 86, Swan's Island, ME 04685
(207) 526-4279

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