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Jim Clark fishing with a line and hook

The Mille Lacs Ojibwe Social Oral History Project documented various aspects of the history of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Indians in Minnesota. Interviews were done by Dr. Anthony Godfrey.
In the summertime--that's another thing, too. I got into fishing again here just within the last twenty years. Before that I never thought about it. You know, when I was growing up, I never thought about fishing because Grandma put up and give us a stick with a fish line. They always fish line and hooks. Get out there and get something to eat. You know, go fish and get some fish. You know, we had--it was a chore to go out and fish, so kind of got away from that. Now gone back, and I do a lot of it. Around here I like to fish...
Jim Clark, Oral History Interviews of the Mille Lacs Social History Project, 1992, written transcript 13.