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    • Catching sturgeon at Grasston, Minn. 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1913)
      Blue toned photo postcard showing 2 men standing in a boat at shore, 1 man behind the boat standing up to his knees in the water, 1 man on shore, and a string of 4 fish hanging from a rod.
    • Fishermen Land Sturgeon In Boat 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, c.1915)
      Black and white postcard showing two men hauling a large sturgeon into a row boat at Indian River, Michigan while a third man handles the oars.
    • Fishing Industry in the USSR 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1920)
      Black and white photograpph of commercial fishing harvest in the USSR, showing a man standing in the midst of more than ten sturgeon.
    • Garcia Mitchell Salt Water Reel Ad 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1956)
      Journal advertisement with text and black and white photograph of Willard Cravens of Melba Idaho posing with a 360 pound sturgeon. There is also a small inset of a fishing reel.
    • Graphic Illustrations of Animals ; Fish 

      Hawkins, B. Waterhouse (Benjamin Waterhouse) (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, c.1840)
      Colour lithographs that appear as a dissected jigsaw puzzle from a series. Images show "their utility to man in their services during life, and uses after death". Large central image shows a pile of fish next to nets, a ...
    • L'eche aux esturgeons sur le Volga 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1885)
      Color illustration of three fishermen pulling a sturgeon onto a dock
    • Le petit esturgeon a la Senne Pentiere en Garonne 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1920)
      Colour illustration of fishermen in boats catching sturgeon in nets
    • Memoloose Islands, Columbia River, Oregon 

      Kilburn, B.W. (Benjamin West) (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1896)
      Black and white photo stereoview with 2 identical photos mounted on the card. Photo is of 2 men in a boat. One man is rowing the boat and the other is holding up the Sturgeon on the line.
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Peche d'eau douce (freshwater fishing) 

      Viellemard (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, ca.1900)
      Reproductive engraving of net fishing for small sturgeon in the Garonne River in France. French text on back describes the sturgeon as well as this method of fishing.
    • Peeps abroad for folks at home, p.163-4. 

      Mateaux, Clara L. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1887)
      Black and white engraving showing three Russian fishermen pulling a very large sturgeon onto the dock and another fisherman in a boat below. Text under the engraving reads: "Sturgeon fishing on the Volga". On the back ...
    • Perch Fishing and Sturgeon Catching 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1868)
      Newspaper sketch showing five fisherman in a rowboat with a large sturgeon high up in mid jump very near their boat. Sketch is part of an article that describes a perch fishing trip on the Delaware River that resulted in ...
    • Presa di uno storione [Taking a sturgeon] 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1890)
      Black and white engraving showing three men trying to get a netted large sturgeon into a small rowboat.
    • Spoonbill Fishing Trip1 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 10/30/2013)
      Colour photograph of a man standing on a dock with both hands holding up the bill end of a large hanging fish, with boats, a river, and buildings on shore in the background.
    • Spoonbill Fishing Trip10 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 11/5/2013)
      Colour photograph showing a man holding up the front end of a large Sponnbill fish that is suspended by a hoist on a dock.
    • Spoonbill Fishing Trip11 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 11/5/2013)
      Colour photographic slide showing a man in a cowboy hat posing with six Spoonbill fish that are hanging by ropes from a beam on a dock.
    • Spoonbill Fishing Trip12 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 11/6/2013)
      Colour photograph showing four large fish hanging by their bills with ropes, from a beam on a dock.
    • Spoonbill Fishing Trip13 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 11/7/2013)
      Colour photograph showing six large fish hanging by ropes from an overhead beam of a dock. An outboard boat motor sits on a lower beam.
    • Spoonbill Fishing Trip14 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 11/7/2013)
      Colour photograph of a man partially holding up a large fish by its bill, with the tail end hanging by a cable from a hoist.