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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from Cannery Row

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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.


The Bear Flag Restaurant - Cannery Row's local whorehouse with a confusing name (no sandwiches served), this is located across the lot from Lee Chong's grocery.

Cannery Row - The primary setting for the novel is a seaside strip of Monterey, California, that consists of corrugated iron sardine canneries, honkytonks, restaurants, whorehouses, crowded groceries, laboratories, flophouses, chipped pavement, weedy lots, and junk heaps.

Carmel Valley - A secondary locale for the novel and an excellent place for catching animals for Doc.

The Great Tide Pool - Doc's favorite area for collecting...

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