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Before white settlers set up canneries to catch Coho and Chinook salmon, several million fish made the journey back to spawning grounds every year – even after native tribes caught their fill.
Built in 1945 by Maritime Shipyards in Seattle for the Alaska Packers Association's cannery, the old tender had been sitting there five years.
His dad was a commercial fisherman, while his mother skinned fish at a cannery on Terminal Island, according to a video on Buscaino’s Italian heritage.
According to its company website, Peter Pan claimed land at Port Moller in 1917 and began building the cannery there, which is open from May till September.
Here is a suggestion to the cannery and fish processing owners: Let your workers unionize.
Ballot had most recently worked at a fish cannery in Kotzebue but had come to Anchorage about three months ago to spend time with his mother and other family members, Daniels said.
Baltimore Museum of Industry, 1415 Key Hwy., 727-4808; www.thebmi.org: This former oyster cannery contains fun interactive exhibits showcasing Baltimore's commercial history.
The tide rises underneath the cannery, lifting the purse seine boats tied to the pier.
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