Joe Morgan running a mile long crab line

Joe Morgan running a mile long crab line


Image Number

  • C012912

Year

  • 1950

Date Note

  • Photographed in March 1950.

Series Title

General Note

  • Accompanying note: "Joe Cruse of Panacea runs a mile ling crab line with the outboard motor at slow speed."
  • "The line is pulled up through slot in outrigger at stern of boat and crabs are netted as the bait reaches surface. Bait is bacon rind tied with slip knot into the line at 3 foot intervals."
  • "Average catch during season for a one man boat is about 2000-2400 lbs. for which the packing houses pay 2 cents a lb."

Rights

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 7 x 9 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 03962.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Joe Morgan running a mile long crab line. 1950. Black & white photoprint, 7 x 9 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/69688>, accessed 24 March 2019.

MLA

Joe Morgan running a mile long crab line. 1950. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 24 Mar. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/69688>.

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(State Archives of Florida)