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An Act of Congress appropriated $20,000 to enable the United States Commissioner of Fish and Fisheries to exhibit ". . . a fair and full collection of the different specimens of American food fishes, casts thereof, models of implements, etc., used in the prosecution of American fisheries." The International Fishery Exhibition in Berlin, ...

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The Great International Fisheries Exhibition was held in London and ran from May 12 to October 30, 1883. The exhibition was intended ". . . to include all kinds of specimens of fish life and to illustrate all the modes by which the Marine and Fresh water animals of economic value are captured and utilized, together with the commercial, ...

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