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Object Name Print, Photographic
Accession number CAHC 2007.18
Caption Alewive Run, Ducktrap, 1928
Description Photograph (b/w) of alewive run on ducktrap stream, 1928. On back of photo is handwritten: "Alewife run on Ducktrap Stream, 1928. Irv Eugley paid $50 for elwive privelege according to the 1929 Lincolnville Town report. Fred Hardy & Russell Heal." In spring, when the ice is out of the feeder ponds, the alewives run the streams. Gulls flying over Ducktrap Falls is a signal. Others involved with the harvest from 1926 to 1935 were Fred Young, W. J. Morrison, Fred Amborn, and Arthur Oxton. Most years the fee was $50 to the Town.
Date 1928
Collection Camden Area History Center Collection
Catalog Number CAHC 2007.18
Title Alewife run on Ducktrap Stream
Place Maine/ Waldo County/ Lincolnville/ Ducktrap, Maine
Print size 3.5" x 5.5"
Orig/copy Original
Subjects Alewives
Fishing
Search Terms Ducktrap
Lincolnville
Maine
People Amborn, Fred
Eugley, Irving
Hardy, Fred
Heal, Russell
Morrison, W. J.
Oxton, Arthur
Young, Fred