Two Fishermen Wearing Hip Boots in the Scioto River, 1918

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When: 01 October 1918

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During an outing of the Upper Arlington Fishing Club, two men are shown fishing from rocks in the midst of the Scioto River. The photograph was captioned "Hip-Booting It." An accompanying article from the October 1918 Norwester magazine mentioned several participants in the fishing outing including Frank Rogers, Lew Albright, Paul Spence, Ben Thompson, Fred W. Reed, Warren Armstrong, Frank Furniss, Ed Nace, Orr Zimmerman, "Warden Thomas," and "Dave" (Herbert Sherwood Warwick).

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Identifier: hinw12p011i01
Date (yyyy-mm-dd): c. 1918-10
Original Dimensions: 3.8 cm x 6.8 cm
Format: Black and White Halftone Photograph
Source: Norwester, October 1918, page 11
Original Publisher: Upper Arlington Community (Ohio)
Location/s: Columbus (USA, Ohio, Franklin County)
Repository: Upper Arlington Historical Society
Digital Publisher: Upper Arlington Public Library, UA Archives

Credit: UA Archives - Upper Arlington Public Library (Repository: UA Historical Society)


Owner: UA Archives | Upper Arlington History
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    • 21/Nov/2014 07:41:28

    Big thanks to you for sharing such great fishing line