Each day we bring you one stunning little glimpse of history in the form of a historical photograph. Enjoy!
They look rather serious. I have never been boating, except in a little row boat on a very still pond, so I have only the slightest idea of what all those chains and rope are for.How is the lovely Miss EAM today? I am sure she is much better off at home.
This is such a neat picture! Thank you!
The tools the boys have are called oyster tongs. The boat could be a Chesapeake Bay Skipjack. They would tow dredges under sail to harvest oysters.