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Laurents Hansen shorehand for the boat Hirshois, a 40 ft. gillnetter belonging to Ole Mikkelsen and Eynar Havgard of Portland, Maine, is reeling nets made by Nylock Twine and using the new plastic floats made by Dale Plastic Corp.
This is part of the Atlantic Fisherman collection: correspondence, photographs and news articles to and from the Atlantic Fisherman, a journal concerned with commercial fishing.
About This Item
- Title: Laurents Hansen
- Creation Date: circa 1930
- Subject Date: circa 1930
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Photoprint
- Dimensions: 14 cm x 12 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1670, env. 1
- Collection: Atlantic Fisherman correspondence, photographs, and news articles
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Dale Plastic Corp.
- Fishing industry--Maine--Portland
- Fishing nets--Maine--Portland--Photographs
- Hirshois (Gillnetter ship)
- Nylock Twine (Company)
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485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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