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Spearing & Ice Fishing Pictures Index

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Carvers Corner Index

Books & Reference Material

Shows & Collector Groups

 

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Spearing & Ice Fishing Pictures Index

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Fish Decoy inventory on pages 1 to 24">

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Books & Reference Material

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Spearing & Ice Fishing Pictures Index

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Fish Decoy inventory on pages 1 to 24, approx. 25 pictures per page

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Fish Plaques and Carvings

John Jensen Decoys

 

 

Books & Reading Reference

Books:

 

Apfelbaum, Ben, Eli Gottlieb, and Steven J. Michaan, Be­neath the Ice. The Art of the Spearfishing Decoy, New York: E.P. Dutton Co., 1990.

 Baron, Frank R., Raymond L. Carver, Bud Stewart, Michigan's Legendary Lure Maker, Hillsdale, MI: Ferguson Communications, 1990.

 Fritz, Ronald J., Michigan's Master Carver Oscar W Peterson 1887-1951, Boulder Junction, Wisconsin: Aardvark Publications, Inc., 1987.

 Kimball, Art and Scott. Collecting Old Fishing Tackle. Boulder Junction, Wis.: Aardvark Publications, Inc., 1980 (see Chapter 5, "Ice Spearing Decoys").

 Kimball, Art, Brad and Scott, The Fish Decoy, Boulder Junction, Wisconsin: Aardvark Publications, Inc., Vol. I, 1986.

 Kimball, Art, Brad and Scott, The Fish Decoy, Boulder Junction, Wisconsin: Aardvark Publications, Inc. Vol. II, 1987.

 Kimball, Art and Brad, Fish Decoys of the Lac Du Flambeau Ojibway, Boulder Junction Wisconsin: Aardvark Publications, Inc., 1988.

 Kimball, Art, Brad and Scott, The Fish Decoy, Boulder Junction, Wisconsin: Aardvark Publications, Vol.111, 1993.

Petersen, Donald J., Folk Art Fish Decoys,  Atglen, Pennsylvania: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

Starr, Robin, "Fish Decoys," in The American Sporting Collector's Handbook, Chapter 15, edited by Allan J. Liu, New York: Winchester Press, 1982.

 

Magazine Articles:

 Guthrie, Gregg, "John Snow, Expressing Native American heritage through spearfishing decoys," Decoy Magazine, January/February 1996

Hirschey, K. David, "Do you have a Swenson decoy?" John & Evelyn Swenson article, Decoy Magazine, March/April 1993.

 Kangas, Gene, "Underwater Decoys: Fish," North American Decoys, Spring 1978, p. 14-23. 

 Kangas, Gene and Linda, "Chautauqua Fish Decoys," Decoy Magazine, September/October 1988

 Ketchum, William C., "Delightful Deceptions", 

 Kimball, Art and Scott, "Native American spearfishing decoys of the upper Midwestern Great Lakes states," Decoy Magazine, November/December 1996.

  Kimball, Art and Scott, "Behold the Mighty Minnow," Decoy Magazine, July/August 1997.

  Kopelow, Paul, "Great Collections, 'The Allure of Fish Decoys,'" Country Living, September 1992.

  Kranstover, Steve, "John Jensen, Carving realistic fish decoys," Decoy Magazine, January/February 1995.

  Morrison, Tobin, "Wood-Be Fish", Field & Stream, June 1990.

  Rosenbaum, Seth, "American Fishing Lures and Fish Decoys," 

 

Swanson, Donald S., "Fish Models, Plaques and Effigies," Decoy Magazine, July/August 1996

 Tonelli, Donna, "Fred Lexow, Minnesota Folk Artist," Decoy Magazine, July/August 1989

 Tonelli, Donna, "One of Minnesota's Finest Leroy Howell," Decoy Magazine, November/December 1990.

 Tonelli, Donna, "Ernest Newman Minnesota's Master Tackle Maker," Decoy Magazine, March/April 1991. 

Tonelli, Donna, "Frank Mizera Minnesota Fish Decoy Maker," Decoy Magazine, July/August 1991.

 Tonelli, Donna, "William 'Slow' Batters Minnesota's Real Harry Blancherd," Decoy Magazine, September/Oc­tober 1991.

 Tonelli, Donna, Chester 'Chet' Sawyer Folk Artist of the North Woods," Decoy Magazine, July/August 1992.

 Tonelli, Donna, "John Tax A Minnesota Whittler from the Shores of Lake Osakis," Decoy Magazine, March/April 1992.

 Tonelli, Donna, "Ray Thompson Maker of Quality Fish­ing Tackle and Fish Decoys," Decoy Magazine, Sep­tember/October 1992.

 Tonelli, Donna, "Chuck Hall Carving Out the Good Life," Decoy Magazine, January/February 1993.

 Tonelli, Donna, "Copper Fish Decoys Casting Variety and Form," Decoy Magazine, November/December 1993

 Tonelli, Donna, "Heddon Breaks the ice with spearfishing decoys," Decoy Magazine, January/February 1994

 Tonelli, Donna, "LaCrosse river spear fishing decoys, a combination of realistic form and subtle coloration," Decoy Magazine, March/April 1995.

 Tonelli, Donna, "The Lure of Frogs, Both fish and collectors take the bait," Decoy Magazine, July/August 1995.

 Tonelli, Donna, "Wilbur 'Willie' Peterson, Carving out a cottage industry," Decoy Magazine, March/April 1997

 Tonelli, Donna, "Last great find (John Ryden )," Decoy Magazine, November/December 1997.

Tonelli, Donna, "The Faue brothers, Making 'lucky sticks' and lures for Minnesota spear fisherman," Decoy Magazine, May/June 1998.

 Unsigned, "The Allure of Fish Decoys," Country Living, September 1992.

 Newspaper Articles: 

Barry, Ann, "Fish Decoys aren't fooling collectors," The New York Times, August 13, 1989, p.34.

Hardin, Patty, "Carving out a niche," Jerry Matzen article, Longview, Washington,The Daily News, December 2, 1998, p. B1.

Hardin, Patty, "LB man knows the fine art of fooling fish," Jerry Matzen article, Long Beach, Washington, Chinook Observer, July 11, 1995, p. B1 & B4

Weaver, John, "Fish decoy collectors are in uncharted waters," Antique Week - Central edition, January 6, 1992, page 1 cont. on page 40.