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title The Shipping Industry of Nineteenth Century Prince Edward Island: A Brief History
creator Lewis R. Fischer
subject Island Magazine
subject Prince Edward Island Museum
description The Maritime History Group at Memorial University of Newfoundland is currently in the midst of a five year project to study the nineteenth century shipping fleets in a number of eastern Canadian ports. Utilizing computers, the researchers are sifting through large masses of data to analyze more fully the rise and fall of the shipping industry. The analysis is based largely upon a study of all shipping registers of Prince Edward Island between 1840 and 1889, the "golden years" of the Island fleet.
publisher Prince Edward Island Museum
date 1978
type Document
format application/pdf
identifier vre:islemag-batch2-55
source 04
language en_US
rights 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.

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title The Shipping Industry of Nineteenth Century Prince Edward Island: A Brief History
creator Lewis R. Fischer
subject Island Magazine
subject Prince Edward Island Museum
description The Maritime History Group at Memorial University of Newfoundland is currently in the midst of a five year project to study the nineteenth century shipping fleets in a number of eastern Canadian ports. Utilizing computers, the researchers are sifting through large masses of data to analyze more fully the rise and fall of the shipping industry. The analysis is based largely upon a study of all shipping registers of Prince Edward Island between 1840 and 1889, the "golden years" of the Island fleet.
publisher Prince Edward Island Museum
date 1978
type Document
format application/pdf
identifier vre:islemag-batch2-55
source 04
language en_US
rights 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.