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Gloucestermen, The


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Gloucestermen, The
Program Description

Special which pays tribute to the fishermen on Gloucester, MA through interviews and songs. Done for Gloucester’s 350th Anniversary, this half-hour film uses first-person recollections of the days of sail, rare old footage of the great schooners, local legends brought to life by the camera and ballads written specially for the program.

"A joint production of the Massachusetts Council for the Humanities, inc. and WGBH Boston, copyright WGBH Educational Foundation, 1973".

See July 1973 Prime Time program guide for more information.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Local Communities
Chicago: “Gloucestermen, The,” 03/29/1974, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 18, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1E909A90DB934523A82BC70F7CD51D33.
MLA: “Gloucestermen, The.” 03/29/1974. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 18, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1E909A90DB934523A82BC70F7CD51D33>.
APA: Gloucestermen, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1E909A90DB934523A82BC70F7CD51D33
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