Issue 102 Table of Contents
Issue 102 - Winter 2009
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Table of Contents
150 Years of Oar and Paddle Making Click here to view the article online. Craft and craftsmanship at the venerable Orono firm of Shaw & Tenney. BY LETITIA BALDWIN
The Art of Interior Maine
The connection between art and the environment is not confined to the coast. A host of first-rate artists has been exploring the interior of our Pine Tree State.
BY CARL LITTLE
The Perkins House: History as a Story Well Told
Part historical, part aprocryphal, part product of wishful thinking, York’s Elizabeth Perkins House says as much about its former owner as it does about the era it champions.
BY JANET MENDELSOHN
Two Creative Conservationists
How Robin Alden and Ted Ames are sustaining community by reinventing fisheries management.
BY DONNIE MULLEN
On Spectacle Island
How does one explain the magic of small craft to a child?
BY JOE UPTON
Waldoboro: Once-Famous Schooner Town
There’s little today to suggest that Waldoboro was once one of the centers of shipbuilding in Maine, but it was.
BY STEVE CARTWRIGHT
The Little Yacht Club That Could—And Still Can
The Orrs-Bailey Yacht Club is successful because it is small, and it’s small because that’s the way the families that make up its membership want it to be.
BY SUSAN VIETS, PHOTOGRAPHS BY JOHN SNYDER
BOATYARD DOG® Our World Champion Boatyard Dog Needs a Home!
LETTERS We welcome your comments, and we print them too!
VIEW FROM THE PORCH On life as an ovo-lacto-bovo-porco-pesco vegetarian and a question: must CSAs include beets? BY PETER BASS
FROM WHENCE WE CAME W.P. Stephens, Henry Scheel, and Hervey Gerrett Smith BY PETER H. SPECTRE
A Place Called Maine: 24 authors on the Maine experience
MAINELY GOURMET The Village Inn, Belgrade Lakes BY PETER H. SPECTRE
GUNKHOLING WITH GIZMO The “M” Bays BY BEN ELLISON
MY BOAT, MY HARBOR Coming of Age with the Mary Perkins BY AVERY BROTT
A POSTCARD IN TIME A Welcome Unwelcoming Town BY PETER H. SPECTRE
SALTWATER FOODWAYS Talking Turkey BY SANDRA L. OLIVER
A LETTER FROM MATINICUS Island Wheels BY EVA MURRAY
OFF THE DRAWING BOARD Albert E. Condon: 1887-1963 BY MAYNARD BRAY
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On the cover: Taylor & Snediker-built tenders for a trio of Buzzards Bay 30s that were renovated by French & Webb. Photographed by Jeff Scher at the 2008 Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show.