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Isle au Haut (Me.) -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Gooden Grant, interviewed by David Taylor

Abstract 0773 Gooden Grant, interviewed by David Taylor, July 11, and August 10, 1973, Stonington, Maine. July 11, 1973: Grant discusses catching lobsters with hoop nets and traps; Isle au Haut lobster factory; selling to lobster smacks; mackerel seineing; culling board and sizes of marketable lobsters; pogey fishing with father; steam trawlers in pogey fishery; running lobster smacks for McLoon Lobster Co.; Friendship sloops; farms on Isle au Haut; dory factory at Bucksport; Tom Nickerson; fishing...
Dates: May 16, 1997

Isle Au Haut Oral History Project Collection

Identifier: MF113
Content Description

Series of interviews with longtime residents of Isle Au Haut concerning the history of the island community.

Dates: 1997-2001

Turner Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0511

Collection contains personal papers of the Turner family of Isle au Haut, Maine. The collection also contains a photograph album of scenes of Isle au Haut, 1886-1963, many taken by John C. Turner, depicting buildings, people, the harbor, vessels, etc. Postcards of island scenes are also included. Diaries of John Turner, 1867-1886, and financial and legal papers are also present in the collection.

Dates: 1835-1963