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Man with Lobsters
  • Man with Lobsters
  • Lobsters, Men, Portraits
  • Image shows a man holding two lobsters. He wears a cap, wool sweater and dirty work pants.
Women with Lobsters
  • Women with Lobsters
  • Fishermen, Lobsters, Men, Piers & wharves, Women, Young adults
  • Image shows a fisherman showing off lobsters to three young women. One woman kneels on the pier and holds a lobster up in her right hand as two standing women look on. The fisherman stands in a fishing boat and holds two lobsters up, one in each
Dock Scene with lobster pots in foreground
  • Dock Scene with lobster pots in foreground
  • Image shows lobster pots (traps) on grass foreground center. A Ferry is docked at pier in background
Fort Dumpling, Jamestown
  • Image shows figures on rocky beach surrounded by lobster traps. Sailboats are visible in cove and Fort Dumpling is in background.
Long Wharf, Newport
  • Image shows a horse pulled carriage in front of storefronts on Long Wharf. Signs advertise for a stationary and souvenir shop, pub and lobster shop.
Fishing boats
  • View from the shore of two empty fishing rowboats on the rocky shore. Lobster traps are also seen on the shore.
Point Judith, Narragansett
  • Image shows a wharf at Point Judith. Lobster traps lay on sand in foreground. A woman sits on a pier near a small tied boat in background.
Point Judith, Narragansett
  • Image shows wharf at Point Judith. Lobster traps lay on sand in foreground. A woman sits on pier near small boat in background.
Long Wharf at Washington Street, Newport
  • Image shows a railroad crossing at Long Wharf and Washington Street. A sign advising to "Look out for the engine" stands near railroad tracks. Shops and a "Lobster Aquarium" are in background.
Coggeshall Ledge, Ocean Drive; Newport
  • Image shows rowboats, lobster traps and fishing equipment lying on rocky shore of Boat House Galley. Mist is visible over the water near the shore and Coggeshall Ledge in background.
Ledge Road, Ocean Drive; Newport
  • Image shows rowboats, lobster traps and fishing equipment lying on rocky shore of Boat House Galley. Mist is visible over the water near the shore and Coggeshall Ledge in background.
SS Providence, Fall River Line
  • Image shows the SS Providence docked at a wharf. A small building with shingle siding is on land in foreground. Large buckets and lobster traps are stacked on ground.