Emery family weir, Eastport, ca. 1930

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Emery family weir, Eastport, ca. 1930

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The Emery family weir in Eastport, caught up to 1,000 hogsheads of fish and cost $5,000.

The photographer, Fred G. Milliken, submitted his photographs and stories to the Atlantic Fisherman, a magazine concerned with commercial fishing.

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About This Item

  • Title: Emery family weir, Eastport, ca. 1930
  • Creator: Milliken, Fred G.
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Town: Eastport
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Dimensions: 8 cm x 13 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1670, Env. 3
  • Collection: Atlantic Fisherman correspondence, photographs, and news articles
  • Object Type: Image

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