Contributed by Swan's Island Educational Society
Fishermen from Swan's Island were out purse seining. Once the fish have been located the net is put in place. When the fish are in the net, it is drawn up like a purse so the fish can't get out.
About This Item
- Title: Purse seining off Swan's Island, 1999
- Creator: Philbrook, Sonja
- Creation Date: 1999
- Subject Date: 1999
- Town: Swan's Island
- County: Hancock
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 24 cm x 36 cm
- Collection: Islanders at Work
- Object Type: Image
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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
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