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In History’s Wake: The Last Trap Fisherman of Rhode Island Screening and Lecture, with Markham Starr | South County Museum Summer Speaker Series

South County Museum 115 Strathmore Street, Narragansett, RI, United States

In History's Wake: The Trap Fishermen of Rhode Island, Slideshow by Markham Starr: This slideshow covers the last of the floating trap fishing companies operating in Rhode Island. This fishery, going back over 150 years, once dominated the coastline but was quickly abandoned with the advent of the modern trawler. The show follows these fishermen […]