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NOAA Photo Library Image - fizh2154

King crab found in Alaskan waters. The USF&WS sent an expedition to investigate the potentialities of the king crab as a source of food for America. They reported that meat from the legs of one full grown king crab will fill 8 cans.

Image ID: fizh2154, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Photo Date: 1940 King Crab Expedition
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection

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