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Susquehanna River decoys

Harold R. Buckwalter

Susquehanna River decoys

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Published by H. R. Buckwalter in [Dallastown, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Susquehana Valley.,
  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • Decoys (Hunting) -- Collectors and collecting -- Susquehana Valley.,
    • Wood-carvers -- Pennsylvania.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHarold R. Buckwalter ; edited by Nancy B. Brown ; photography by Richard Le Grande ; drawings by Terry Buckwalter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSK335 .B8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 162 p. :
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4747991M
      LC Control Number78066823

      River interests are encouraged to monitor conditions for further rises. River interests are encouraged to monitor conditions for further rises. Shilellimy State Park closed due to high water. Photos (1) looking upstream (2) view of the gagehouse.   In Pennsylvania’s Susquehanna River, one of the longest in the northeast, male smallmouth bass are sprouting female egg cells in their ing to a United States Geological Survey report released in June, these intersex fish appear in water — both in this river and two others in the state — that has become saturated with estrogenic compounds, natural . Matt Kneisley plans to use his new decoys as tools to teach the decoying art to others. Fund started to help local duck hunter whose pounds of . The very first rollover was the brainchild of Arlanda Pierce "Apple Pie" Dintaman who was born in He was a pattern maker at Bethlehem Steel in Steelton, who lived for a time on Hill Island in Middletown, Pennsylvania.


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Susquehanna River decoys by Harold R. Buckwalter Download PDF EPUB FB2

Susquehanna River Decoys is an excellent source for information about working decoys that are very collectable. Most of the decoys pictured in this collection can still be found throughout central Pennsylvania. Even today decoy makers still pattern their blocks from the old examples found in this book.5/5(1).

Decoys of the Susquehanna River. likes. This page is to promote the decoys of the Susquehanna River, both new and old. Feel free to post photos, stories, or Followers: Map of river area from Harrisburg to Peach Susquehanna River decoys book in Book has mildest of softening to spine ends, else as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked.

Jacket has light abrasion/surface loss to upper spine and and tip of upper front corner. 1/4" closed tear upper corner at hinge and 1/8" nick lower front edge (both internally tape repaired. Susquehanna River Decoys has members. This page is to promote decoys of the Susquehanna River, both new and old.

Feel free to post pictures, and. From inside the front cover of this 96 page book: "Many friends, collectors, and fellow watermen, have urged Evans McKinney to write of those men who made the decoys used on the Susquehanna Flats area of the Susquehanna River in Maryland.

Much is written about the carvers of the decoys, but the early working decoys were 'made' and not 'carved'.5/5(2). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Buckwalter, Harold R. Susquehanna River decoys. [Dallastown, Pa.]: H.R.

Buckwalter, © (OCoLC) Susquehanna River Decoys. Harold R. Buckwalter. Buckwalter, - Decoys (Hunting) - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Common terms and phrases. Susquehanna River Decoys- page hard cover book by Harold R.

Buckwalter filled with pictures, descriptions and dimensions of decoys from the Susquehanna River area. Nice reference book. View full product details».

American Factory Decoys,O/P. Decoys of the Mid-Atlantic Region,S/C, also Deluxe edit. S/C, I/P. New Jersey Decoys, Shore Bird Decoys,also Deluxe edit, O/P. Southern Decoys of Virginia and the Carolinas, Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Susquehanna River Decoys by Harold Buckwalter, MarchSchiffer Pub Ltd Susquehanna River decoys book, Hardcover. Susquehanna River Decoys- page hard cover book by Harold R. Buckwalter filled with pictures, descriptions and dimensions of decoys from the Susquehanna River area.

Nice reference book. You are considering a hardcover book, with DJ. SUSQUEHANNA RIVER DECOYS by HAROLD R. BUCKWALTER ; PUBLISHER: Harold R. Buckwalter; copyright; pages. An interesting history of this beautiful river and the marvelous decoys that were made and used there.

Condition: Minor DJ wear. No other known Rating: % positive. The decoys that strongly influenced Mitchell were the Holly family of Maryland, Mason Factory decoys of Detroit, and decoys from New Jersey and the Delaware River areas. The Carolina Decoy Collectors Association has complied one of the finest collections of Carteret County, NC decoys and featured them in this full color book by species.

$   In Susquehanna, River of Dreams award-winning journalist Susan Q. Stranahan tells the sweeping story of one of America's great rivers - ranging in time from the Susquehanna's geologic origins to the modern threats to its eco-system, describing human settlements, industry and pollution, and recent efforts to save the river and its "drowned estuary," the Chesapeake Bay/5.

Decoys of the Susquehanna Flats and Their Makers by McKinney, J. Evans and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Sold $ Two Susquehanna River canvasback duck decoys, early 20th c., 16 1/2'' l. and 15'' l.

One of his black ducks, made inis featured in the book "Susquehanna River Decoys," by Harold R. Buckwalter. Where some duck hunters would put out spreads of decoys of or more, McDonald. One of his black ducks, made inis featured in the book “Susquehanna River Decoys,” by Harold R.

Buckwalter. Where some duck hunters would put out spreads of decoys of or more. Another great spot for accessing the river from shore or launching your boat for a small fee. Annually the shad and herring run up the river in early spring. Which can provide some great action. A MD sport fishing license is required to fish the river.

For maps of the game lands in and around the Susquehanna River, go to the Game Commission's Web site and click on "State Game Lands." FARM-GAME CO-OPS. One of the best places to hunt Canada geese in the Susquehanna valley is in farm fields, which serve as dinner tables for local flocks.

In Susquehanna, River of Dreams award-winning journalist Susan Q. Stranahan tells the sweeping story of one of America's great rivers - ranging in time from the Susquehanna's geologic origins to the modern threats to its ecosystem.

describing human settlements, industry and pollution, and recent efforts to save the river and its "drowned. Re: Susquehanna river hunting by tsaylor» Sun pm I live near Harrisburg and I have avoided the river itself because I don't know people that hunt it and I have little experience with boats.

Kneisley, like other serious duck hunters, uses decoy ducks to attract the migrating birds over the Susquehanna River.

It s been a way of. Waterfowl at the Susquehanna John Masgalas. Loading Unsubscribe from John Masgalas. Goose Hunting - West River Honkers - Duration:. His working decoys have sold for as much as $ each. One of his black ducks, made inis featured in the book “Susquehanna River Decoys,” by Harold R.

Buckwalter. Where some duck hunters would put out spreads of decoys of or more, McDonald always put out just   One male stands out in a raft of canvasbacks on the Choptank River in (Dave Harp) Four days before, 36 miles south at the head of the Chesapeake Bay, Rick Bouchelle glanced outside the Upper Bay Museum in North East, MD.

The SSV Book series includes two volumes published inNative Americans of the Susquehanna Valley by David Minderhout of Bloomsburg University, and Coal Dust on Your Feet by Janet McGaffey of Bucknell. Future volumes planned include Katherine Faull’s translation and study of the Moravian diaries of Shamokin, a natural history volume by a team of scientists led.

The Great Outdoors We Want To Be Your Nature Playground. If you like the great outdoors, you’ll love the Susquehanna Riverlands. Explore hidden waterways, peaceful woods, unspoiled nature preserves, jaw-dropping overlooks and a wide, majestic river.

Reference Books - Books for Sale. Page 1 of 1. Click on any image for more information and additional photos. "Decoys of Susquehanna Flats and their Makers" Reference Book SOLD. Wild Fowl Decoys Book $65 "American Bird Decoys" Book $ The First "Mason Decoys" Book $ Perdew-An Illinois River Tradition By Ann Tandy Lacy $ Waterfowl Decoys & the Men Who Made Them, From SW Ontario,O/P.

Buckwalter Susquehanna River Decoys,O/P. Burke Barnegat Bay Decoys & Gunning Clubs,S/C. Carter George Boyd, the Shorebird Decoy, an American Folk Art,+ S/C, O/P. Casson Decoy Collecting Primer,O/P. Cheever. The pre-dawn black ducks toy with hunters’ hearts as they buzz perilously close to the decoys—an imposing spread of nine dozen magnums set amidst the massively wide Susquehanna River.

The Chessie whines. The birds’ wings slash the air as they make final inspections. My year-old thumb reaches—for the first time—for a safety in the presence of. Try setting up a blind on one of the islands and pitch your decoys in the river to catch low-flying birds that move up and down the Susquehanna all day.

East of the Susquehanna, between Haldeman Island and Mahantango Mountain, you'll find a plethora of Farm-Game properties that are visited by Canada geese that roost on the river.

With Susquehanna Outdoor Adventures, visitors have the chance to enjoy a getaway in true Robinson Crusoe style, or simply enjoy a pleasant day of kayaking. Our private island in the middle of the Susquehanna River has 10 miles of hiking trails, dozens of. Buy Decoys of the Susquehanna Flats and their makers by J.

Evans McKinney online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now. The Susquehanna River Basin is the second largest - next to the Ohio River Basin - east of the Mississippi River.

The miles of the Susquehanna dr square miles covering large parts of New York, Pennsylvania and Maryland before emptying into the Chesapeake Bay. Regardless of the season, the natural beauty of the Susquehanna River Valley’s streams, creeks, lakes, and its namesake, the Susquehanna River, invites all to explore the great outdoors.

Along with many pristine fishing areas, which this Guide will outline, the region is also home to three state parks: Shikellamy State Park and Marina, Milton.

The rollover is a "local" boat, used exclusively by gunners on the Susquehanna River between Sunbury and Highspire, Pennsylvania, and scarcely heard of outside this small stretch of river. The earliest accounts of rollovers come from the 's, but it seems like the heyday was up through the 50's and 60's.

In the early s, the Susquehannock Indians, for whom the Susquehanna River is named, occupied its namesake valley and traded with the arriving Europeans. Even before the Susquehannocks, the valley was home to the Algonquin-speaking Shenks Ferry people, who began fishing the river’s waters and farming along its banks in the s.

Duck decoys: A way of life in Harford Co. Tradition: In a community shaped by life on the Chesapeake Bay and Susquehanna River, where "gunning" for birds is Author: Lisa Respers. A rare, 19th century hand-carved goose decoy that once plied Pennsylvania’s Susquehanna River before being sold in Argentina, and considered by some.

the Susquehanna River. G-3 took the Gator To 18, and 20ft jon boats and created a boat that will run in.

inches of water. First they designed a tunnel in the bottom of the boat that would channel water to jet. pump and raise the already shallow running Yamaha jet .The most likely answer would be the Susquehanna Flats off Havre de Grace, but that might not necessarily be the correct one, according to "The Best Place to .Major Landforms Plants The major land form on the Susquehanna river is the river.

There are also some islands as well such as three mile island. As with the animals, there are plants that live in the Susquehanna, on the banks of the river, and plants that live on both. Plants.