Sauvie Island

Taxonomy

Code

Scope note(s)

Source note(s)

Display note(s)

Hierarchical terms

Sauvie Island

Equivalent terms

Sauvie Island

Associated terms

Sauvie Island

1 Collections results for Sauvie Island

1 results directly related Exclude narrower terms

Duck hunting on the Columbia

Manuscript relating a conversation with H. S. Rowe, who along with Mr. Harrison, owned a large number of acres of land on Sauvie's Island, which happened to be excellent for duck hunting. Mr. Rowe went hunting in the year of 1907 with his son and netted the allotted amount of birds. Further comments about the plentiful number of birds for sport are included in the document. Later in 1913, a protection for migratory birds passed and closed down the hunting season. The author commented that despite the season being closed for 22 years, the number of ducks have not returned to previous numbers.

Finley, William L. (William Lovell), 1876-1953