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Tuna catch, South Bristol, ca.1950

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Tuna catch, South Bristol, ca.1950

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In this postcard, a sport fisherman and his family and friends are gathered on a fueling dock on the Eastern Gut of South Bristol to weigh a large tuna that has just been caught. The fish may have been caught off the boat Seaboots, from New York, that is tied at the dock and rigged with sport fishing equipment. The boat in the foreground is an inboard pleasure boat.

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  • Title: Tuna catch, South Bristol, ca.1950
  • Creation Date: circa 1950
  • Subject Date: circa 1950
  • Town: South Bristol
  • County: Lincoln
  • State: ME
  • Media: black and white photograph, postcard
  • Dimensions: 8.5 cm x 13.6 cm
  • Local Code: 2012.01C
  • Object Type: Image

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South Bristol Historical Society
P. O. Box 229, South Bristol, ME 04568
207-315-0558
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