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Scrapbooks of Althea Boxell (1/19/1910 - 10/4/1988), Book 7, Page 84

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Title:
Scrapbooks of Althea Boxell (1/19/1910 - 10/4/1988), Book 7, Page 84
Description:
Newspaper articles from as far back as 1890 about Provincetown fishermen and the ships that sailed out of Provincetown harbor. Note re: Althea Boxell's grandfather, Hollis Perkins, who shipped out on the Willie A. McKay and was lost at sea when the ship went down circa 1942.
Format:
Newspapers
Location:
Provincetown History Preservation Project
Collection (local):
John Dowd Althea Boxell Collection
Subjects:
Atlantic Cod fishing
Atlantic Fisherman
Cape Cod (Mass.) History
Fish trade--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Fishermen
Fishers--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Fishing
Fishing villages
Fishing villages--Massachusetts--Provincetown
Mackerel fishing
Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century
Provincetown (Mass.)--History--20th century
Sailing ships
Schooners
Boxell, Althea
Business
Places:
MassachusettsBarnstable (county)Provincetown
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Language:
English
Identifier:
dwd_001_007-084