Maine Marine Worms

Title ID
841.0001
Item Type
Moving Image
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Clip Length
5 min. 40 sec.
Clip ID
nhf-0841_0001a.mp4
Format and Extent
film (475 ft.) : si., col. ; 16 mm.
Dates
circa 1941
Description
Documentary about the process of digging for worms during low tide, washing and packaging them in rockweed, and shipping them by rail and truck.  The film uses intertitles and shows the tools used for worming as well as snow scenes of the Maine Bait Company among other businesses.
Places


Boothbay, ME; West Point Island, ME

Collection
Ivan Flye Collection
Repository
Northeast Historic Film
Rights Summary

Authorization to reuse and/or reproduce must be obtained from Northeast Historic Film. See our licensing page for more information.

Preferred Citation
Ivan Flye Collection, Northeast Historic Film