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NOAA Photo Library Image - fizh2061

Picking the meat from bule crabs is still a tedious, hand operation. If machines can be built to do this economically, it will help the industry expand. This is a scene from the picking room of the Luther Lewis and Son Crab Co.

Image ID: fizh2061, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: North Carolina, Davis
Photo Date: 1965 summer
Photographer: D. C. Newberry BCF
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection

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