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title The SS Prince Edward Islanders and the Age of Steam
creator Beck, Boyde
subject Island Magazine
subject Prince Edward Island Museum
description <p align="left"> </p><p align="left"><font size="3" face="Times-Italic"><font size="3" face="Times-Italic"></font></font><p><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><p align="left">F</p><p align="left"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman">or the first half of the 19th century,</font></font></p><p align="left">shipbuilding was the engine that</p><p align="left">drove Prince Edward Island's economy.</p><p align="left">Between 1800 and 1870, Island shipyards</p><p align="left">launched over 3,200 vessels. Aside from</p><p align="left">Great Britain itself, Prince Edward Island</p><p align="left">built more ships </p><i><font size="3" face="Times-Italic"><font size="3" face="Times-Italic">per capita </font></font><p align="left"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman">than any</font></font></p></i></font></font></p></p>
publisher Prince Edward Island Museum
date 1991
type Document
format application/pdf
identifier vre:islemag-batch2-400
source 29
language en_US
rights <p>Please note that this material is being presented for the sole purpose of research and private study. Any other use requires the permission of the copyright holder(s), and questions regarding copyright are the responsibility of the user.</p>

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title The SS Prince Edward Islanders and the Age of Steam
creator Beck, Boyde
subject Island Magazine
subject Prince Edward Island Museum
description <p align="left"> </p><p align="left"><font size="3" face="Times-Italic"><font size="3" face="Times-Italic"></font></font><p><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><p align="left">F</p><p align="left"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman">or the first half of the 19th century,</font></font></p><p align="left">shipbuilding was the engine that</p><p align="left">drove Prince Edward Island's economy.</p><p align="left">Between 1800 and 1870, Island shipyards</p><p align="left">launched over 3,200 vessels. Aside from</p><p align="left">Great Britain itself, Prince Edward Island</p><p align="left">built more ships </p><i><font size="3" face="Times-Italic"><font size="3" face="Times-Italic">per capita </font></font><p align="left"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman">than any</font></font></p></i></font></font></p></p>
publisher Prince Edward Island Museum
date 1991
type Document
format application/pdf
identifier vre:islemag-batch2-400
source 29
language en_US
rights <p>Please note that this material is being presented for the sole purpose of research and private study. Any other use requires the permission of the copyright holder(s), and questions regarding copyright are the responsibility of the user.</p>