1909The Fishermen’s Memorial service was held under the auspices of Gloucester Fishermen’s Institute and moved to the Blynman Bridge.People and Communities, Economy and Industry, Maritime & Fishing Industry, Local Organizations

Fishermen’s Memorial Service on Stacy Boulevard, c. 1930s. John C. Adams, Cape Ann Museum Library & Archives, Photo 17190
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The Fishermen’s Institute read the names aloud of each of the men who had been lost out of the port over the past year.

Oaks, Martha. The Gloucester Fishermen’s Institute, 1891-1991 : “A Social Center for Men of the Sea.” Gloucester Fishermen’s Institute, 1991.
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