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Published by The Inquirer and mirror press in Nantucket, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Steam-navigation -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Sound.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Harry B. Turner. Nantucket freeze-ups, The story of the "camels," A few reminiscences.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM624.M4 T8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p.l., 125 p.
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23342351M
    LC Control Number10014806

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Excerpt from The Story of the Island Steamers It is solely for the purpose of preserving valuable data and interesting anecdotes in connection with the Operation of past and present steamboats across Nantucket sound, that the writer presents this Story of the Island Steamers in book form, believing that in so doing he meets the wishes of a large number of persons, both resident and Author: Harry B.

Turner. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Turner, Harry B. (Harry Baker), b. Story of the island steamers. Nantucket, Mass., Inquirer and mirror Press []. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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