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NOAA Photo Library Image - fizh1639

Parade of shrimp boats and other fishing vessels at the Annual Blessing of the Fleet. At the time this photograph was made, Biloxi was the largest shipping center for shrimp in the world.

Image ID: fizh1639, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: Mississippi, Biloxi
Photo Date: 1955
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection

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