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Fishing, commercial


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  • Title Fishing, commercial
  • Davis Folsom
  • Author David C. Smith
  • Keywords barrier islands, coastlines of South Carolina, harvesting primarily shrimp, offshore finfish, blue crabs, and oysters, Coastal slaves, “mosquito fleet,” shrimp industry, brown shrimp, white shrimp, Murrells Inlet and Charleston, Blue Channel Corporation, Maggoni & Company, Daufuskie Island
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date September 24, 2023
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update July 26, 2022
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