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Dead Fish in the Yahara River | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Dead Fish in the Yahara River

Dead Fish in the Yahara River | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Two Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources employees removing dead fish from the Yahara River near the Johnson Street bridge. The fish were evidently killed by industrial wastes that entered the river from a storm sewer.
DESCRIPTION
Two Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources employees removing dead fish from the Yahara River near the Johnson Street bridge. The fish were evidently killed by industrial wastes that entered the river from a storm sewer.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:61465
Creation Date: September 20 1949
Creator Name:Vinje, Arthur M., 1888-1972
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Vinje, Arthur M. : Photographs and Negatives*
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 6442.2815B
Original Dimensions:5 x 4 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
One of two images. Related article published in the Wisconsin State Journal on September 21, 1949.
SUBJECTS
Fishes
Environmental protection
Protective clothing
Implements, utensils, etc.
Boats and boating
Bridges
Neighborhoods
Men
Outdoor photography
Trees
Dead
Rivers
Clothing and dress

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