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Laurents Hansen, shorehand for the boat Hirshois, 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.
About This Item
- Title: Laurents Hansen, Portland, ca. 1930
- Creation Date: circa 1930
- Subject Date: circa 1930
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: 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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Standardized Subject Headings
- Fishing industry--Maine--Portland
- Fishing nets--Maine--Portland--Photographs
- Hirshois (Gillnetter ship)
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