The Last American Sardine Company

Year 2010

Creator Madeleine Pryor


Story type Photography

Town Gouldsboro

County Hancock


The sardine packing industry supported the town of Gouldsboro for nearly 135 years, until the packing plant was closed down. Madelein Pryor captures how the closure of the sardine packing plant directly impacts the town, as well as other seafood industries in Maine.

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