This collection represents selected sturgeon images and artifacts from the collection of Gordon Edmondson


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  • Grand Trunk Pacific Railway 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1890)
    Black and white Magic Lantern glass slide of a man in a wagon holding a sturgeon with 3 men in the background.
  • A royal sturgeon 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1907)
    Colour postcard of a man and dog with a sturgeon caught in the Fraser River, British Columbia.
  • Millacs Lake sturgeon 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1910)
    Black and white postcard showing 2 men with a 56 pound sturgeon caught in Millacs Lake, Minnesota.
  • Fish Which Pass Out Of The Sea and Into Rivers 

    Pluche, Noel Antoine (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1753)
    Black and white copper engraving which shows a sturgeon and some other fish on a beach.
  • Lake Erie sturgeon 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1954)
    Black and white photograph of a man standing beside a 7'2", 190 lbs. sturgeon caught in Lake Eire in Vermilion, Ohio.
  • Aquaculture fish farming 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1894)
    A booklet about aquaculture fish farming in Russian. Includes black and white illustrations.
  • Store Rumaniens 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1986)
    An article in Romanian about sturgeon. Includes colour pictures.
  • Acipenser stellatus 2 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1986)
    Colour Romanian mailing envelop for a Sevruga sturgeon.
  • Acipenser guldentaedti 2 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1986)
    Colour Romanian mailing envelop of a Russian sturgeon.
  • Acipenser sturio 2 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1986)
    Colour Romanian mailing envelop of a Common sturgeon.
  • Acipenser ruthenus 2 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1986)
    Colour Romanian mailing envelop of a Sterlate sturgeon.
  • Acipenser stellatus 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1986)
    Colour Romania post card of a Sevruga sturgeon
  • Acipenser guldentaedti 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1986)
    Colour Romanian post card of a Russian sturgeon
  • Acipenser sturio 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1986)
    Colour Romanian post card of a Common sturgeon
  • Acipenser ruthenus 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1986)
    Colour Romanian postcard of a Sterlate sturgeon
  • Die Store (Kaviarfifche) 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1882)
    Black and white wood etching. 4 caviar fish shown: 1. Bauien, 2. Etor, 3. Sterlet, 4. Gfther ober Dffete.
  • Animal in dulcib. aquis Ordo I 

    Gesner, Conrad (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1560)
    Colour woodcut of a sturgeon. Text on page in Latin.
  • Natugeschichte sturgeon 2 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1854)
    Colour illustration of a sturgeon and 4 other fish.
  • Natugeschichte sturgeon 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1854)
    Colour illustration of a sturgeon along with 2 other fish.
  • Das Etorjdyladyten an ber Holzbrude in Hamburg 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1880)
    Black and white drawing of men pulling a sturgeon onto the dock to be butchered.

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