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Fish Hatchery, Raymond, 1926

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Fish Hatchery, Raymond, 1926

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Man holding up a salmon taken from the rearing pen at the Maine State Fish Hatchery in Raymond.

The salmon were stripped of their eggs and milt and the eggs artificially fertilized. Young salmon were kept in the rearing pens until mature enough to be released.

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  • Title: Fish Hatchery, Raymond, 1926
  • Creator: Portland Press Herald, Evening Express
  • Creation Date: 1926
  • Subject Date: 1926
  • Local Name: Panther River, Panther Run
  • Town: Raymond
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass negative
  • Dimensions (cm): 8 x 11
  • Local Code: 2005.061.14115; Coll. 1949 #14115
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald Glass Negative Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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