North by East. What's in a Picture? A Fish Tale
This month's vintage photograph was taken in 1927 and features two men from Orr's island on top of a dead finback whale that had washed ashore Ragged Island. What the men and fellow islanders planned to do with the carcass is described. [image]
Photographs, Finback whale
Wright, Virginia M., "North by East. What's in a Picture? A Fish Tale" (2016). Maine News Index - Down East Magazine. 4489.
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