Fishing and Hunting Album, circa 1890s

Overview of the Collection

Fishing and Hunting Album
circa 1890s (inclusive)
1.5 Linear feet of shelf space, (1 box), (60 items)
Collection Number
PC 100 (collection)
Sixty unlabeled and undated photographs of an 1890s hunting and fishing trip.
Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC)
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Terrell Library Suite 12
Pullman, WA
Telephone: 509-335-6691
Access Restrictions

This collection is open and available for research use.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

One album containing 60 unlabeled photographs. Only two photographs include any sort of identifier. One has a boat partially named “...ce of Quebec,” and another includes a cabin labeled "????? Camp" with a commercial "Jersey Cream" sign mounted nearby. The photographs document a hunting and fishing trip, with many pictures of canoeing, lakes, rivers, fishing and caught fish, and of hunting and hunted animals, notably moose and elk. The 8"x6" photos are printed on paper, and mounted in a cabinet card album (Apex Album, patent pending. Manufactured and sold by the Heinn Specialty Co., Milwaukee, Wis.).

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Preferred Citation

[Item description] Fishing and Hunting Album, circa 1890s

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


The photographs are maintained in their original order, still mounted in their original album.

Processing Note

Materials are retained in their original casing and ordering.

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Subject Terms

  • Fishing -- Photographs
  • Hunting -- Photographs