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Black and white photograph of an iceboat crew at Pictou Island in the early 20th century.

An iceboat crew at Pictou Island in the first half of the 20th century. The Northumberland Strait is frozen during the winter and, before the advent of air services to the island in the 1920s or 1930s, iceboat was the only form of transportation to mainland Nova Scotia.

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Object Details

Other Number: M158
Normal Location: Photograph Shelves: photographs – M100-199
Current Location: normal location

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