Portrait of net maker Valley A. Hill.

Portrait of net maker Valley A. Hill.


Image Number

  • FP78486

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."

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 5 x 4 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject


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Portrait of net maker Valley A. Hill.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Bulger, Peggy A. Portrait of net maker Valley A. Hill. 1978. Black & white photoprint, 5 x 4 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/242059>, accessed 29 August 2016.

MLA

Bulger, Peggy A. Portrait of net maker Valley A. Hill. 1978. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 29 Aug. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/242059>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Bulger)