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Guide to the Galen Biery Papers and Photographs 1861-1992

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Title Guide to the Galen Biery Papers and Photographs 1861-1992
Subject Salmon canning
industry--Washington (State)--Whatcom County--History--Sources.; Salmon canning
industry--Washington (State)--Whatcom County--History--Sources--Photographs.; Salmon
fisheries--Washington (State)--Whatcom County--History--Sources.; Salmon
fisheries--Washington (State)--Whatcom County--History--Sources--Photographs.; Alaska.; Washington
(State).; Maps.; Sound
Recordings.; Artifacts.; Scrapbooks.; Photographs.; Fisheries and
Wildlife.
Description Galen Biery, a longtime employee of Pacific American Fisheries, was one Bellingham, Washington’s best-known local historians. The Biery Papers comprise subject files, scrapbooks, newspapers, audio and visual materials, maps and photographs. These records reflect Biery’s fascination with the local history of Bellingham and Whatcom County, Washington, as well as his other interests including Alaska, the fishing and salmon canning industries, photography and early radio....
Publisher Western Washington University, Heritage Resources
Date 1861/1992
Rights The collection is open to the public.; Records may be copied for use in individual scholarly or personal
research. Researchers are responsible for obtaining copyright permission to use
materials where such is required by law. Please note that the Center for
Pacific Northwest Studies requires advance notice for use of reel-to-reel
films.
Type Collection collection
Identifier http://archiveswest.orbiscascade.org/ark:/80444/xv09926
Language eng
Format 50 Linear Ft.;
Coverage 1861-1992

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