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Birds Resting on Posts in the Chesapeake Bay
Sunken Deadrise
They Clean the Chesapeake Bay
Birds in the Bay on a Foggy Day
Baltimore Lighthouse
Blue Heron across the Chesapeake Bay
Set Free
Pop of White
Chesapeake Bay Pond Scene
Snowy Workboat
Dusk on the Chesapeake Bay
Watermen's Boats on the Chesapeake Bay
Weathered dock on the Chesapeake Bay
Seagull coming in for a landing
Crabbing on the Chesapeake Bay
Labor Day Sunrise
Heron at Sunrise
After Greeting the Sunrise
Greeting the Sunrise in Long Beach, MD
Crashing waves on the Chesapeake Bay
Sunset From the Dock
Daybreak on the Chesapeake!
Silence at the Narrows
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Watermen's Boats on the Chesapeake Bay

The Eastern Shore of Virginia is one of the rare undeveloped coastal regions in the eastern United States, where generations of watermen have fished, crabbed, and harvested shellfish using weathered workboats such as these.

TAGS: Boat, Chesapeake Bay, Fishing, Virginia

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Wallops Island, Virginia, United States of America
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© Christopher Shreves.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2016
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2016, 3 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Bloxom, Virginia, United States of America