Tofino, British Columbia, 1972Located on the tip of the Esowista Peninsula, at the southern edge of Clayoquot Sound, this once-sleepy fishing community is now the destination of choice for Pacific Rim tourists and newbie surfers as well as new-money homeowners who arrive by float plane rather than driving the arduous, winding Highway 4 which crosses Vancouver Island from Parksvile. Photo: Doris Thomas

Tofino, British Columbia, 1972
Located on the tip of the Esowista Peninsula, at the southern edge of Clayoquot Sound, this once-sleepy fishing community is now the destination of choice for Pacific Rim tourists and newbie surfers as well as new-money homeowners who arrive by float plane rather than driving the arduous, winding Highway 4 which crosses Vancouver Island from Parksvile. Photo: Doris Thomas

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New Fishing Photos 29

New Fishing Photos 29

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Abbey & Imbrie FliesEstabished in 1820 when L. H. Abbey and C. F. Imbrie merged with Andrew Clerk & Company, Abbey & Imbrie was a prestigious retail store and mail-order outfit based in New York City that sold vom Hofe and Meisselbach reels, Heddon lures, and rods by Hiram Leonard. The firm was purchased in the 1930s by Horrock’s-Ibbotson.
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Abbey & Imbrie Flies
Estabished in 1820 when L. H. Abbey and C. F. Imbrie merged with Andrew Clerk & Company, Abbey & Imbrie was a prestigious retail store and mail-order outfit based in New York City that sold vom Hofe and Meisselbach reels, Heddon lures, and rods by Hiram Leonard. The firm was purchased in the 1930s by Horrock’s-Ibbotson.

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Cheap, charming and popular for over thirty years, Large Letter Postcards feature the block-letter spelling of a state or place name with smaller photos inside the letters. Tenney and Hilbert’s Large Letter Postcards: The Definitive Guide, 1930s-1950s is the best reference work; The Large Letter Postcard Site an excellent place to shop.

Cheap, charming and popular for over thirty years, Large Letter Postcards feature the block-letter spelling of a state or place name with smaller photos inside the letters. Tenney and Hilbert’s Large Letter Postcards: The Definitive Guide, 1930s-1950s is the best reference work; The Large Letter Postcard Site an excellent place to shop.

The King of Beers Goes Fishing 05Introduced in 1876 by Adolphis Busch and his father in-law Eberhard Anheuser, St. Louis brewed Budweiser has long associated its product with outdoor activities, and fishing—often with a wife or girlfriend—is a common theme.Source: somersetbond

The King of Beers Goes Fishing 05
Introduced in 1876 by Adolphis Busch and his father in-law Eberhard Anheuser, St. Louis brewed Budweiser has long associated its product with outdoor activities, and fishing—often with a wife or girlfriend—is a common theme.
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Untitled Home Movie Still, 1984-1992
“The interesting thing is that my images, the stills, are both highly fabricated and mediated. But the fact that they have this filmic quality or this sense of family archive, makes them seem very personal and very real and, hopefully, they are able to do exactly what they did to you, which is to make you think about your own past.”—Larry Sultan: Excerpt from an interview with Catherine Lui for BOMB Magazine, Spring 1990.
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Untitled Home Movie Still, 1984-1992

“The interesting thing is that my images, the stills, are both highly fabricated and mediated. But the fact that they have this filmic quality or this sense of family archive, makes them seem very personal and very real and, hopefully, they are able to do exactly what they did to you, which is to make you think about your own past.”—Larry Sultan: Excerpt from an interview with Catherine Lui for BOMB Magazine, Spring 1990.

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Flint Lake, Ontario 1969

Flint Lake, Ontario 1969

Print Ad for Helin Tackle, 1962 Flatfish and Swimmerspoon 
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Print Ad for Helin Tackle, 1962 
Flatfish and Swimmerspoon 

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Cane River, Louisiana, 1940
Photo: Marion Post Wolcott / Source: photogrammar

Cane River, Louisiana, 1940

Photo: Marion Post Wolcott / Source: photogrammar

New Fishing Photos 29Source: gentlemanfisherman

New Fishing Photos 29
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Teton River, Idaho, 1979