Around 1910, women workers were paid by the tray to fill cans with salmon by hand at the Pacific American Fisheries cannery in Bellingham.
Around 1910, women workers were paid by the tray to fill cans with salmon by hand at the Pacific American Fisheries cannery in Bellingham. PHOTO COURTESY OF GALEN BIERY COLLECTION
Around 1910, women workers were paid by the tray to fill cans with salmon by hand at the Pacific American Fisheries cannery in Bellingham. PHOTO COURTESY OF GALEN BIERY COLLECTION

Now long-gone fish traps drove fisheries

November 07, 2007 09:42 PM

UPDATED March 15, 2012 10:12 AM

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