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NOAA Photo Library Image - fish7904

Purse seine operation from 1940. Much manpower was needed to pull the net after the school of fish was surrounded.

Image ID: fish7904, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Photographer: Artwork by Bob Hines, BCF
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection; P. 5 of "Our Changing Fisheries" 1970 Centenary NMFS centenary volume

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