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A History of Puget Sound Salmon Sportfishing

240 black and white pages, 195 photos and illustrations. New revised edition copyright 2012.

A History of Puget Sound Salmon Sportfishing
A History of Puget Sound Salmon Sportfishing
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In this book you will find information from the early 1900s up through the beginning of the new century. Includes period fishing tackle and methods, fishing locations, local tackle manufacturers, boat builders, boathouses and fishing resorts, fishing derbies, significant legislation, pertinent literature, well known personalities, public events, and more. Also included is information on how sea-fishing was done by other cultures. The Puget Sound region, like all areas of the United States, became home to immigrants from around the world. They brought their fishing methods with them, which were widely used along with the methods developed by the local Native Americans.