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TitleSalmon-Fishing By Machinery On The Columbia River
DescriptionBrief article detailing the use of fishing wheels for catching salmon on the Columbia River. Most of the page is taken up by a drawing of a fishing boat equipped with a fishing wheel. The drawing shows four men on the boat who are pulling the fish from the wheel and stacking them on the deck of the boat. Three people stand watching on the banks of the river. Cliffs and mountains are visible in the background.
Number of Pages1
CitationRogers, W. A. Salmon-fishing by machinery on the Columbia River. Harper's Weekly v. 43 (October 14 1899) p. 1052.
TGM SubjectSalmon
Fishing & hunting gear
Fishing industry
Fishing boats
LC SubjectSalmon
Fisheries -- Equipment and supplies
Place NamesColumbia River
GenreJournal Article
AuthorRogers, W. A.
IllustratorRogers, W. A.
Original PublisherNew York, Harper's Magazine Co.
Date of Original1899-10-14
Coverage19th century
PublisherUniversity of Oregon Libraries
RightsThis item is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the University of Oregon Libraries as a source is requested.
RepositoryUniversity of Oregon Libraries
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Digital CollectionUniversity of Oregon. Libraries. Western Waters Digital Library.
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