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    • Caivar packed for export 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1902)
      Black and white Magic Lantern glass slide of cans of caviar
    • Caviar fishermen of Romania 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1940)
      Journal article complete with photographs of the people and fishing along the Black Sea coast of Romania.
    • Caviar packaging in Siberia, Russia 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1932)
      Black and white photograph clipping from a book showing two Russian men processing caviar. A sturgeon is laying on the front of the table that the men are working at.
    • Caviare from Canada 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1953)
      Two pages from a UK newspaper about the caviar industry on the Ottawa River and the lakes surrounding North Bay. There are eight photographs showing sturgeon being caught and processed as well as some descriptive text.
    • Do you know what caviare is? 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1933)
      Coloured collector's cigarette card showing a sturgeon in the foreground and a smaller one in the background, plus an open can of "Russian pressed caviare". Descriptive text is on the back.
    • Extracting roe of a sturgeon 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1902)
      Black and white Magic Lantern glass slide of a man cutting a sturgeon open to extract the roe inside
    • Fisherwoman taking eggs out of a sturgeon for caviar 

      Tsygal, Viktor (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1968)
      Colour postcard of a painting by Viktor Tsygal showing a fisherwoman taking eggs out of a sturgeon for caviar.
    • Getting Caviare at Astrakhan 

      De Haenen, F. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1913)
      Black and white book plate featuring Russian men harvesting caviar from large sturgeon and other men carrying fish. The men appear to be standing on ice and there are several tipi-like structures in the background.
    • Histoire anecdotique de l'alimentation - La caviar 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1900)
      Chromolithograph depicting two Russian men transporting a large sturgeon speared by a wooden pole. Two women are standing behind them, and a jar and bowl of caviar appear in the foreground.
    • Ikra [Caviar] 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 195?)
      Promotional image from the Ministry of Fisheries CCCP (USSR), in Russian features a large sturgeon in the background with a jar and open tin of caviar in the foreground. Russian text below tin and jar reads “Caviar from ...
    • La peche a l'esturgeon dans la Mer Caspienne 

      Gazai-Normandin, Caroline (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1963)
      Magazine article including nine black and white photographs relating to fishing for sturgeon in the Caspian Sea and the Caviar industry.
    • New York - American Industries - Sturgeon Fishing 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1878)
      Newspaper sketches about sturgeon fishing: : “At Hyde Park on the Hudson, hauling a sturgeon by a noose from the net into the scow” ; “Removing the roe for the manufacture of caviare” ; "Watching the net bouys for a strike ...
    • On the Volga delta, Astrakan 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1976)
      Colour postcard of a fishing plant ship and smaller vessel on the left side of the card, and fish and tins of caviar on the right side.
    • Otlichnaya Zakuska [Excellent Hors d'oeuvres] 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 195?)
      Promotional image from the Ministry of Fisheries CCCP (USSR), in Russian. Features a ship at sea, a sturgeon in a net, and a selection of sturgeon products in the foreground: a tin of Sevruga caviar, a tin of Oster sturgeon ...
    • Our new caviar fisheries 

      Stockard, Charles R. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1908)
      Article appearing in a magazine describing the caviar fishery of the southern United States. The article includes a print of "A Spoon-billed Sturgeon Shooting into the Air" as well as a photograph: "Setting a Seine for ...
    • Preparazione del caviare [Preparation of caviar] 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1890)
      Black and white engraving showing three men processing caviar.
    • Russian caviar factory 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 19??)
      Black and white photograph of a female factory worker with an open can of caviar in her hand and a display of cans of caviar in front and behind her.
    • Russian caviar factory sturgeon 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 19??)
      Black and white photograph of a female factory worker with papers in hand, looking down at many large sturgeon.
    • Russischer Caviar, Franzosischer Sekt, das Noche Deutsche Hiebe 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1917?)
      Black and white drawing on WWI era postcard that features German soldiers at a table. Text "Russischer Caviar, franzosischer Sekt, dazu noch deutsche Hiebe, ei wie das schmeckt" translates as "Russian caviar, French ...
    • Scenes des Monts Ourals 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, c.1920)
      Coloured advertsing card from the Liebig Company, with a scene showing several sturgeon on the beach and men in boats on the water. Pictured as an inset is a jar of concentrated beef extract, Extractum Carnis Liebig, in ...