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:

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