Laurents Hansen, Portland, ca. 1930

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Laurents Hansen, shorehand for the boat Hirtshal, a 40-foot gillnetter belonging to Ole Mikkelsen and Eynar Havgard of Portland, is reeling nets made by Nylock Twine and using the new plastic floats made by Dale Plastic Corp.

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  • Title: Laurents Hansen, Portland, ca. 1930
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Dimensions: 14 cm x 9 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1670
  • Collection: Atlantic Fisherman correspondence, photographs, and news articles
  • Object Type: Image

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