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Sonya Corbett

Sonya Corbett, a trap-maker with Sea Rose Trap Company in South Portland, ME, speaks about being a woman in the lobster industry, her transition to trap-making, her involvement with Portland political organizing, and her love for the industry.




Eliza Oldach

project facilitator.

Natalie Springuel

Suggested citation: Corbett, Sonya Oral History Interview. March 1, 2019, by Natalie Springuel and Eliza Oldach, Page #, Maine Sound & Story. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).


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