Marion Stinson, 'Jill of All Trades,' Swans Island, ca. 1945

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Marion Stinson talks about what it was like growing up on Swan's Island. Her stories take place mostly during the 1940s. When Marion talks about baiting hooks for trawling it is ca. 1960.

This interview was created and produced by Meghan Vigeant in 2010.

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About This Item

  • Title: Marion Stinson, 'Jill of All Trades,' Swans Island, ca. 1945
  • Creator: Stinson, Marion
  • Creation Date: 2010
  • Subject Date: circa 1945
  • Local Name: Minturn
  • Town: Swan's Island
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: mp3
  • Collection: Islanders at Work
  • Object Type: Video and sound

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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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