Waiting for the first ferry run, Swan's Island, 1960

Contributed by Swan's Island Historical Society


School children and adults waiting to walk onto the first ferry, the William S. Silsby during the ceremony on Sunday March 13, 1960. The "Lee" house is in the far left corner, where Captain Henry Lee and his family lived; the house was built by the Joyce family. The Joyce boatbuilding barn is between the Lee House and the ferry dock.

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  • Title: Waiting for the first ferry run, Swan's Island, 1960
  • Creation Date: 1960-03-13
  • Subject Date: 1960-03-13
  • Location: Swan's Island, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 29 cm x 36 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Swan's Island Historical Society
PO Box 144, 9 North Rd, Swan's Island, ME 04685

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