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Krista Tripp

Krista Tripp, a lobsterman from Spruce Head, ME, speaks about her childhood experiences fishing, going through the lobster apprenticeship program, and how her grandfather supported her desire to become a lobsterman. She addresses the realities of being a new, late, and female fisherman in this area and expresses her excitement at seeing more women on the water.





Teagan White

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Natalie Springuel

Suggested citation: Tripp, Krista Oral History Interview, March 2, 2018, by Matt Frassica and Teagan White, Page #, Maine Sound & Story. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).


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