Close-up view showing one of the fish castnets made by Valley Hill.

Close-up view showing one of the fish castnets made by Valley Hill.

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, https://floridamemory.com/items/show/242053
(please include photographer's name when noted).

Title

  • Close-up view showing one of the fish castnets made by Valley Hill.

Image Number

  • FP78497

Year

  • 1978

Date Note

  • Photographed in December 1978.

Series Title

General Note

  • Accompanying note: "Valley A. Hill learned to make fish castnets when he was a teenager. He and his father fished for a living on the gulf coast of Florida. His father taught him the skill of netting. At 85 years old, Mr. Hill still weaves his nets as a pastime and is currently teaching his son the technique."

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Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 5 x 4 in.

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Close-up view showing one of the fish castnets made by Valley Hill.
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