Eating the walleye

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Source: Goode 1884 Fishes and Fisheries of the United States

“A fine fish, from one to three feet long; it is one of the best afforded by the Ohio, its flesh is esteemed a delicacy, being white, tender, and well flavored, whence the name of Salmon was given to it…”



Raffinesque, Constantine Samuel. 1899 [1820]. Icthyologia Ohiensis. Cleveland: The Burrows Brothers Co.