Fishermen of the Atlantic 1909 : A Manual of Information, issued annually,containing the complete list of fishing vessels of Boston, Gloucester, Pro vincetown, Chatham, New Bedford, Portland, ME., Providence, R. I., Newport,R. I., and the entire New En

By: Fishing Masters' Association)

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(Fishing Masters' Association). Fishermen of the Atlantic 1909 : A Manual of Information, issued annually, containing the complete list of fishing vessels of Boston, Gloucester, Provincetown, Chatham, New Bedford, Portland, ME., Providence, R. I., Newport, R. I., and the entire New England coast, including New York. [Boston: Fishing Masters' Association, Inc.], 1909. Pp. 128 including twenty-eight pages of plates depicting many of the ports mentioned, with a large number of portraits of the various captains, as well as two of the vessels, the Schooner "Rose Dorothea" (winner of Fisherman's Race, August 1908), and the Auxillary Schooner "Helen B. Thomas". 8vo, maroon,gilt lettering to front. In addition to the ships' lists, there are a larg e number of advertisements from companies up and down the East Coast, offering every service that a vessel would require from equipment and supplies to processing facilities and insurance. Binding broken, front partially detached, spine cloth worn and faded with ends chipped and fraying, corners bumped, cloth rubbed, else vg. 500.00

Title: Fishermen of the Atlantic 1909 : A Manual of Information, issued annually,containing the complete list of fishing vessels of Boston, Gloucester, Pro vincetown, Chatham, New Bedford, Portland, ME., Providence, R. I., Newport,R. I., and the entire New En

Author Name: Fishing Masters' Association)

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Fishing Masters' Association, Inc., Boston, 1909,:

Seller ID: 48166

Keywords: NAUTICAL FISHERIES INDUSTRY HISTORY UNITED STATES NOVA SCOTIA CANADIAN AMERICAN SHIPS FISHING,