Thursday, May 13, 2010
1913 RPPC of Captain Mathias Johnson leaving Eastport Maine for San Francisco in gig whaleboat
Interesting Real Photo Postcard: "Capt. Mathias Johnson leaves Eastport, Maine Sunday Aug. 3, 1913, in gig whaleboat "George Washington" for San Francisco, California via Panama Canal."
Searching online, even substituting Mathias for Matthias, I could find very little reference to Capt. Mathias Johnson. I found one reference in The Sea Breeze, published by the Boston Seaman's Friend Society in 1907, but nothing else.
If you have any information on Captain Mathias Johnson, please let me know.
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