Colin Woodard, author of [The Lobster Coast: Rebels, Rusticators, and the Struggle for a Forgotten Frontier], explains the beginnings of the Maine lobster industry and how it preserves itself.

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    The Lobster Coast

    Colin Woodard, author of The Lobster Coast: Rebels, Rusticators, and the Struggle for a Forgotten Frontier, explained the beginnings of the Maine lobster industry and how it preserves itself. Maine’s lobster industry reported a $533 million value in 2016. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Portland, Maine, from July 15-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians,…