National Geographic : 1947 Aug
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byRobert F.Sisson Duxbury "Pilgrims" Crowd Canvas on the Home Stretch to Win the Season's First Race Duxbury is a sailing town; in midseason 150 small craft crowd its harbor. Landlubbers spot "Pilgrims," largest boats, bytallPilgrim hatonmainsails. Smaller types are "Ducks," "Bugs," "Wood Pussies." Standish, Brewster, Alden, and Philippe de La Noye (Delano), maternal ancestor ofPresident Roosevelt, settled here.