Historical photo: Children gathering herring on Douglas

This photograph shows Tlingit children gathering herring on a Douglas Island beach, near Juneau, Alaska, by Winter & Pond, 1895. The Douglas Pharmacy building isd in the background. Courtesy Sealaska Heritage Institute/PO049RichardWoodPhotographCollection#5431500734460312130

This photograph shows Tlingit children gathering herring on a Douglas Island beach, near Juneau in 1895. The Douglas Pharmacy building is in the background.

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