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Drail and Line used for heave and haul fishing on Nantucket. Courtesy of the Nantucket Historical Association.

Drail and Line used for heave and haul fishing on Nantucket. Courtesy of the Nantucket Historical Association.

Dory Fisherman in Siasconset. Photograph Courtesy of the Nantucket Historical Association.

The shoes have been reinforced for pitching. Photo courtesy of Museum of African American History, Boston and Nantucket, MA, USA.

Initials "W.J." written inside the waistband of the pants. Photo courtesy of Museum of African American History, Boston and Nantucket, MA, USA.

Cannonball Jackman's cap prior to conservation. Photo courtesy of Museum of African American History, Boston and Nantucket, MA, USA.

South Beach Boatyard, August 1925. Courtesy of Nantucket Historical Association.

Lost Wonders: The Sea Serpent of Nantucket

Tony Sarg's Sea Serpent (all images courtesy the Nantucket Historical Association)

Hunters can help the Conservation Foundation document the extent of the recently rediscovered New England cottontail rabbit on Nantucket. —Photo courtesy of the Nantucket Conservation Foundation

Swedish cruise ship Stockholm after her collision with Italian liner Andrea Doria off Nantucket on the New England Coast, July 1956. Courtesy of the Life Magazine Collection.