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Frank & Oswald Johnson

Photo of two teenage boys in front of a woodshed wearing denim overlls. 

 

Fisherman holding a net with a fish in it

Photograph (35 mm glass slide) of a man standing on a pier holding a net with a salmon. He is wearing a hat and t-shirt. This image is from a collection of photographs taken at Celilo Falls. The description of this photograph from Ullin's 1948 notes reads, "Indian pulling in salmon with dip net."

Fisherman piers

Photograph (35 mm glass slide) of several men standing on piers and rocks stretching out into the Columbia River. He is wearing a white t-shirt. This image is from a collection of photographs taken at Celilo Falls. The description of this photograph from Ullin's 1948 notes reads, "In September, when run is on, Indians from many tribes fish on bank. By concentrating their fishing during the months when the adult salmon are fighting their way up the river to spawn, the Indian fishermen are assured of large catches of good-sized fish."

Two men

Photograph (35 mm glass slide) of a man sitting on a rocks near the Columbia River. He is wearing a hat and blue shirt and is holding a pole. This image is from a collection of photographs taken at Celilo Falls. The description of this photograph from Ullin's 1948 notes reads, "Indians making own nets."

Fisherman holding net

Photograph (35 mm glass slide) of a man standing in a road holding a large fishing net. He is wearing a white t-shirt. This image is from a collection of photographs taken at Celilo Falls. The description of this photograph from Ullin's 1948 notes reads, "Close-up view of dip bag net."

Fisherman holding pole

Photograph (35 mm glass slide) of a man sitting on a platform above Celilo Falls. He is wearing a hat and blue shirt and is holding a pole. This image is from a collection of photographs taken at Celilo Falls. The description of this photograph from Ullin's 1948 notes reads, "Indian fishing with dip bag net. Note rope around Indian."

Fisherman crouching on platform

Photograph (35 mm glass slide) of a man crouching on a platform above Celilo Falls. He is wearing a hat and blue shirt and is holding a long pole. This image is from a collection of photographs taken at Celilo Falls. The description of this photograph from Ullin's 1948 notes reads, "Indian pulls dip bag net out of water with salmon. Note net does not collapse."

Man holding two fish

Photograph (35 mm glass slide) of a man wearing a blue shirt and straw hat holding two salmon. This image is from a collection of photographs taken at Celilo Falls. The description of this photograph from Ullin's 1948 notes reads, "Indian holding two heavy Chinook salmon which he will sell."

Two people weighing fish

Photograph (35 mm glass slide) of two men weighing a box of fish. This image is from a collection of photographs taken at Celilo Falls. The description of this photograph from Ullin's 1948 notes reads, "Fish buyer weighs salmon and pays Indian. Some Indians make a lot of money."

Child pier

Photograph (35 mm glass slide) of a boy holding a large pole in the river. This image is from a collection of photographs taken at Celilo Falls. The description of this photograph from Ullin's 1948 notes reads, "10 year old Indian boy fishes with his Dad's dip bag net -bashfully."