Capt. John I. Snow’s lovely little steam tug SOMMERS N. SMITH at idle between her berth at the Snow Shipyard wharf (where the photographer stands) and the remains of the Maine Central Railroad wharf behind her. Along with Capt. Snow’s steam lighter SOPHIA, the SMITH assisted in many a mid-coast salvage operation and waterfront construction project.

Rockland, ME

Catalog Number LB2013.21.359