Maritime Heritage Series: North Carolina’s Mullet Fishery
October 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Curator of Maritime History David Bennett will examine the history of the mullet fishery in North Carolina. During the 19th century, North Carolina’s mullet fishery was one of the largest saltwater fisheries in the South, and it continued to be a popular fishery into the 20th century. It was a staple of the diet for many in North Carolina and in the South. This informal talk explores North Carolina’s historic mullet fishery.
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