[Blessing the shrimp fleet ca. 1945]
Shows the Catholic tradition of the Blessing of the Fleet. Priests stand on a dock and bless a fleet of shrimp boats as they sail by while surrounded by a crowd of locals and parishoners. Unknown location, possibly Gulf Coast, South Carolina, or Georgia.
Amateur films; Catholic Church; Shrimp industry
Bernadine Bailey Collection
IUL Moving Image Archive
- Physical Description
1 Film (0:00:00); 16mm
Title devised by cataloger. Previous title: No.10-Blessing the Shrimp Flat.
- Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003229004; Other: GR00440151; MDPI Barcode: 40000003229004
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