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Marker detail: Captain F. S. Elfving
Photographer: Cosmos Mariner
Taken: July 9, 2015
Caption: Marker detail: Captain F. S. Elfving
Additional Description: A Swedish immigrant with a resounding voice, retained an accent for his entire life. Noted for insisting his ferries depart on schedule. His familiar, "Vail, it is time ve go now," carried for blocks along the waterfront.
Submitted: January 19, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
Database Locator Identification Number: p413352
File Size: 0.332 Megabytes


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