- Item 28631 - The Schooner "Pendleton Sisters," Islesboro, ca. 1900
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- Item 28631
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The Pendleton Sisters schooner was built in 1900 by Fields Coombs Pendleton, a prominent member of a family of ship builders. His grandsons F.S. and Edwin formed the Pendleton Brothers ship company and owned the largest fleet of sailing vessels in America between 1900-1910.Show Details
The Pendleton Sisters was sold to Portugal in 1916.
Left flag: "P.S."
Center flag: "Pendleton"
Right flag: American Flag
Printed on bottom of photograph:
"Schooner 'Pendleton Sisters' Launched from yard of F.C. Pendleton, Belfast, Me. Nov. 22, 1900 Commanded by Capt. John Davies"