'Bowdoin' beached for repairs, 1947

Contributed by Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center

Description

On any long voyage, repairs are sometimes needed. Here the Bowdoin has been taken into shore at low tide and careened. A dory floats at her stern so that the propeller can be fixed.

The schooner was designed for and captained by Arctic explorer Donald MacMillan.

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About This Item

  • Title: 'Bowdoin' beached for repairs, 1947
  • Creator: Platt, Rutherford
  • Creation Date: 1947
  • Subject Date: 1947
  • Media: Transparency
  • Local Code: 1975.13.63.6
  • Collection: Rutherford Platt Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center
Bowdoin College, 9500 College Station, Brunswick, ME 04011-8495
(207) 725-3416
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