Washington Fishery Convention 1887-1888

Scope and Content

Bound volume containing printed government reports, typescripts and manuscripts concerning North American Fisheries, 1880s.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Washington Fishery Convention was a joint convention held 1887-1888 to settle fishery disputes between Great Britain and the United States.

Conditions Governing Access

Bodleian reader's ticket required.


Collection level description created by Paul Davidson, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.

Other Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

No reproduction or publication of papers without permission. Contact thelibrary in the first instance.