Contributed by Friendship Museum
In this postcard the steamboat Brandon dwarfs the Jameson & Wotton Wharf where it is tied up. It was sent to Maine from Virginia by the Eastern Steamboat Company when steamboat traffic on the James River became unprofitable. Unfortunately, the Brandon's service on the Portland-Rockland-Lubec run lasted only a few years, as the steamboat activity was waning in Maine as well.
About This Item
- Title: Steamer "Brandon," ca.1925
- Creation Date: circa 1925
- Subject Date: circa 1925
- Local Name: Davis Point
- Town: Friendship
- County: Knox
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Dimensions: 16.16 cm x 25.4 cm
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Friendship Museum
PO Box 226, Friendship, ME 04547
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