Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Penobscot River Commercial Fisheries Project/David Taylor
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of a series of interviews with eight fishermen done by David Taylor on the commercial fisheries of the Penobscot River in Maine. Taylor interviewed men who fished for smelt, salmon, sturgeon, alewives, eels, and cod; also an eel wholesaler. Methods discussed include net fishing; weir fishing; and winter fishing. Towns discussed include Winterport; Frankfort; and Bangor.
Woman's Christian Temperance Union (Winterport, Me.) Records
Identifier: SpC MS 1044-sc
Abstract Records of a local union in Winterport, Maine, of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union. Included are 3 record books: a Secretary's Book from April 29, 1897 to Sept. 12, 1899; a notebook containing minutes of meetings from April 26, 1939 to July 12, 1955; and a Treasurer's Book from Aug. 4, 1953 to Nov. 20, 1957. Included in the record books are minutes of the meetings, lists of members, lists of officers, and financial records. Removed from one of the books are two receipts: one for a...
Dates: April 29, 1897-November 20, 1957; Majority of material found within 1897-1899; Majority of material found within 1939-1957