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Catalog Number 2005.19.01
Object Name Newspaper
Scope & Content In the article beginning "Once flourishing...", Bill Biggs shares what he knows of the history of the oyster industry in Bivalve, how Bivalve got its name and mentions the Henderson Hotel, oyster drills and MSX.

In the article beginning "Aboard one oyster boat...", Capt. Fenton Anderson describes a routine day of harvesting and hand culling on board the MARTHA MEERWALD.
Creator Howard Zwicker, Adrian Wecer
Title "Once flourishing, oyster industry now faces extinction"

"Aboard one oyster boat, old methods still prevail"
Collection Patty Jo Gelardo Collection