Sheepshead Bay, Bay Shore, Cape May Fishing Photo Album. Title: Sheepshead Bay, Bay Shore, Cape May Fishing Photo Album. , black cloth photo album, with 121 items ranging from 1.75" x 3" to 6.75" x 9.25", including 43 original small photos under 3, 34 mid-size original photos and 13 full page original photos, 12 postcards and 14 misc. This substantial saltwater fishing photo album and scrapbook documents early 20th c.Fishing mainly in the N. Regions of Sheephead Bay, Cape May and Bay Shore. Portraits of anglers abound, proudly holding catches of Sheepshead, Blue Fish, Bass, Weakfish, Fluke, Swordfish etc. In one image a swordfish fisherman is dressed in white shirt, bow tie, white knickers, white stockings, and resembles F. R; a notice announces that Sylvestor L.
Cavanaro won second prize in the 1930 Field and Stream contest. Groups of men and boys of various styles of dress and demeanor pose on boats such as Capt. " in Cape May; the "Aloma from Lindenhurst, N. And the "Doris", Howard E. Watts photographed by Johnathan's Studio in Bay Shore, N.Other boats pictured are the: "Sachem", "Queen City", "Ariella", "Five Island Lightship", "Rose", "Motorship Fidus", "Peerless II", "Glory". Business cards and ads include advertising for other fishing boat excursions and restaurants such as the Steamer au Revoir, the Largest and Best Appointed Boat to the Off Shore Fishing Banks -- Cape May to Block Island. A marvelous compendium loaded with saltwater fishing photos and ephemera. CONDITION: Very good, variety of photographic prints, most with strong tonality, solid album with light rubbing to extremities.
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