These 20 Rare Photos Show Florida’s Fishing History Like Never Before

If you live in Florida, you’re probably aware of the popularity of fishing, both as a pastime and an industry. Our archives are full of fantastic photos of fishermen who lived and worked in Florida since the dawn of photography. Check out a few of our favorite rare and historic photos below:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What did you think about this glimpse into our state’s past? Pass this along to your favorite Florida fisherman.