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Title: Sadie Irene Langille Collection
Dates: 1960-1963
Location: PF-078, MF-0256 MHA
Extent: 2 post cards, 1 program
Restrictions: No restrictions
Adm. Hist/Bio. Sketch: Bounty - American tall ship, built in 1960 at the Smith and Rhuland shipyard at Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, IMO 960956, 409 gross tons, a replica of the famous 1787 British vessel. Commissioned by the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film studio for the 1962 film "Mutiny on the Bounty". Launched on 27 August 1960, the vessel sailed via the Panama Canal to Tahiti for filming. Also featured in the television show "Flipper" in 1965, the film "Yellowbeard" in 1983 and "Treasure Island" in 1986. Foundered about 90 miles off North Carolina during Hurricane Sandy, 29 October 2012. Two of the 16 crew members died.

Bluenose II - replica of the fishing schooner Bluenose, built in 1963 at the Smith and Rhuland shipyard at Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, as a promotional yacht for Oland Brewery. It became Nova Scotia's sailing ambassador in 1971.
Scope and Content: Two post cards of the Bounty, and a program of the launching of the Bluenose II.
Terms Governing Use: Copyright held by the Maritime History Archive. No image from the fonds may be reproduced for research or publication without permission from the archivist.
Subject: Bounty (Ship)
Subject: Bluenose II (Ship)
Subject: Post cards
Subject: Programs
Online Material: Bounty Post Cards




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