Jennie Bichrest has lived in Harpswell since she was a child.
She lobstered for many years before becoming the owner of Purse Line Bait Company. In this story Jennie describes her childhood in Harpswell, and what it was like to be both a mother and a lobsterman.
Interview by Sage Fowler & Devon McPhail at Harpswell Coastal Academy, 2015. Story and audio produced in collaboration with Galen Koch and the Harpswell Heritage Land Trust.