Steuben, ME | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Steuben, ME

Interviewee Description Interviewer Date of Interview Location of Interview Affiliation Collection
Alton West

Al West was a supervisor at the Stinson Cannery in Prospect Harbor, Maine.

Keith Ludden Steuben, ME Oral History & Folklife Research, Inc. The Last Sardine Cannery - Prospect Harbor, Maine
Myrtress Harrington

Myrtress Harrington was eighteen when she started canning sardines at Stinson Seafood in Prospect Harbor, Maine.

Keith Ludden Steuben, ME Oral History & Folklife Research, Inc. The Last Sardine Cannery - Prospect Harbor, Maine
Randy Bushey

Randy Bushey, an elver buyer and fisherman, describes his role in the industry and the politics of elver fishing in Downeast Maine. The interview includes opinions on federal regulations, the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission and eel behavior and biology. Bushey discusses his attempts to import eels from Caribbean island nations.

Julia Beaty Steuben, ME NOAA Preserve America Initiative, Maine Sea Grant Maine Sea Grant Alewife and Eel Oral Histories
Clifford D. West

Interview with Clifford West, born December 23, 1942 in Steuben, Maine.  In this interview, West describes his work in the groundfish fishery beginning in 1978.
 

Sara Randall Steuben, ME University of Maine Assessing Vulnerability and Resilience in Maine Fishing Communities

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