Modern sardine carriers, ca. 1930

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Modern sardine carriers, ca. 1930

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Part of the Booth Fishery Co. of Eastport, Maine these modern sardine carriers (c. 1930) carried 60 hogsheads of fish., cost $15,000 each and had 60 hp crude oil engines.

This is part of the Atlantic Fisherman collection: correspondence, photographs and news articles to and from the Atlantic Fisherman, a journal concerned with commercial fishing.

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  • Title: Modern sardine carriers, ca. 1930
  • Creator: Fred G. Milliken
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Location: Eastport, Washington County, ME
  • Media: Photoprint
  • Dimensions: 12 cm x 16 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1670, Env. 3
  • Collection: Atlantic Fisherman correspondence, photographs, and news articles
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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