- Item 31057 - Fishing Party Poster, Scarborough, ca. 1945
- Contributed by Scarborough Historical Society & Museum
- Item 31057
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Poster used by Don Thurlow and other lobstermen as a way of advertising for their second job. The lobstermen would work at lobstering in the morning and take fishing parties out in the afternoon to supplement their income.Show Details
A few years later the Fishermen's Co-operative took over much of the scheduling of people who wanted to go on a fishing party. This was done on a rotation basis.