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Hoonah Fishermen Karl Greenewald Sr, Louie Halverson and John Lawson
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Fishing
Summary
The captain, Karl Greenwald, Sr. is seen in the fish hold, pitching their deckload by hand. John Lawson is standing in the front and Louie Halverson stands in the back. It is thought that this photo was taken on the FV Reliance.
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People and Places, Fishing
Summary
Filmed circa 1950s by Robert Pendley who was a mechanic at Icy Straits Salmon Packing Company for fifteen seasons.
The Bear Tender
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Fishing
Summary
The Bear would unload fish by pitching it off with a fish pew, a long handle with a sharp curved end.
F/V Key City Jim McKinley Captain
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Fishing
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Key City shown in Middle Pass of the Inian Islands where Hoonah boats could fish without competition as the tides were so rough other boats could not fish there.
F/V Karen Jean
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Fishing
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The Karen Jean, at Middle Pass, captained by Joe White.
F/V Taholah
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Fishing
Summary
Main Street Hoonah can be seen in the background of the Taholah tied up at the Kane's dock which used to be Union Oil.
Vagabond Queen with Crew
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Fishing
Summary
Some of these men are from different crews. It was common practice for crewmembers to help each other work on nets.
FV Ocean Queen
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Fishing
Summary
The Ocean Queen was captained by Jim Martin, Al Martin and then Leo Houston, Sr.
Roy Hill Halibut Fishing
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Fishing
Summary
Roy Hill was the husband of Assunta (Campetti) Hill.
Herring Egg Fishing George Lindoff, James Jack and George Martin
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Fishing
Herring Egg Harvest in Sitka, F/V Wyoming
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Fishing
Summary
F/V Wyoming was captained by Paul Rudolph. With him for the herring egg harvest include George Martin, George Lindoff, James Jack and Vernon Hill.
Herring Egg Fishing, James Jack, George Lindoff
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Fishing