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SLIDE SHOW: The Last Sardine Cannery Closes

SLIDE SHOW: The Last Sardine Cannery Closes
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Photographer Markham Starr captured one of the last days of operation at the Stinson Sardine plant in Prospect Harbor, Maine.

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See more of Markham’s work at: www.markhamstarrphotography.com

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4 Responses to SLIDE SHOW: The Last Sardine Cannery Closes

  1. Linda Sylvester June 28, 2010 at 11:10 am #

    Just the type of Yankee article that I look forward to seeing in each issue. Markham Starr’s photographs are really captured the essence of the people involved . Hope to see more of his work in Yankee!
    Keep featuring our New England traditions and attractions,
    Linda Sylvester

  2. Bob McMullen July 17, 2010 at 3:23 pm #

    People Like Miss Lela are the :salt of the earth” people. What a woman. And such a sad tale!

  3. mando aldrovandi March 13, 2011 at 7:00 pm #

    can’t open slide show

  4. Martha White May 28, 2011 at 10:10 am #

    You nailed it with this one.

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