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Monthly landings of finny (ground) fish for the boats Vagabond and Alice M. Doughty II out of Portland, Me., including cod, haddock, hake, cusk, pollock, sole, flounder, and others, 1952-1953; statistics showing the comparative position of Maine relative to other Eastern United States coastal States in terms of total poundage and dollar value of fishery products, 1939-1951; total New [English] fisheries landings of Finny fish expressed in value and percentage by species of fish, 1952-1953; relation of Maine haddock landings to New England haddock landings expressed in total poundage and by type of gear, 1939-1953; table showing size composition of haddock caught on Cashes Ledge, Me. by the dragger Ethelena, expressed in length and average weight (gutted), 1954; tables showing relation of Maine otter trawl haddock catch to otter trawl haddock-redfish catch, otter trawl groundfish catch, and total otter trawl catch, expressed in total poundage, 1948-1953; principal commercial fisheries of Maine expressed in pounds and dollar value, including lobster, herring, redFish, soft clams, haddock, marine worms, and sea scallops, 1949-1953; chart showing total Maine winter flounder fishery statistics, 1925-1954; report on the Maine winter flounder fishery, 1955; report on the Gulf of Maine haddock landings, 1950-1960; news release from the U.S. Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service on the temporary improvement in haddock catches, 1961; letter to Maine fish packers and processors concerning a new firm specializing in frozen foods, 1961; reports on groundfish and other fisheries, 1961-1965; charts showing average monthly haddock catches, 1939-1948; handwritten tabulations of monthly landings for various species of fish by total poundage and price per pound, 1939-1949. [Note: Oversized documents necessitated scanning some pages in two parts.]


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From the holdings of the Maine State Archives. For more information, contact the Maine State Archives directly at: Maine State Archives, 84 State House Station, Augusta, Maine 04333, tel: (207) 287-5788, email:, website:


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