Channel catfish being seined from 1.3 acre pond on the James Perry farm. The first catfish that has been sold commercially came from this pond. A six hundred pound load was caught from pond on this date. Located six miles south of Woodbury.
One in a series of photographs of agricultural activities in Cannon County, TN that were taken by W.L. Clement, District Conservationist for the U.S. Soil Conservation Service, and his assistants between the mid-1940s and mid-1970s.
Photographs of W.L. Clement, U.S. Soil Conservation Service
Catfishes; Farm ponds
Cannon County (Tenn.)
Soil Conservation District or Watershed
TN-SCD-19; Stones River
Approx. 4" x 4.5"
Publication of the United States government. Not copyrighted
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May be freely reproduced. Please credit the original photograph to: United States Soil Conservation Service. Credit the source of the digital item to: Digital Initiatives, James E. Walker Library, Middle Tennessee State University.
Digital Initiatives, James E. Walker Library, Middle Tennessee State University