Winslow Homer: America's Premier Fisherman and Artist

BY ROBERT J. DEMAREST   Winslow Homer (1836-1910) is considered by many to...


The Governor Aiken Bucktail: Official Fishing Fly Of The State Of Vermont

BY RHEY PLUMLEY On 5 May 2014, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin signed into law...


Medicine For The Soul

BY ED FELKEREvery spring for the past eight years, central Virginia’s...


The History Makers: Leon Chandler

Leon Chandler was born on a farm in Missouri in 1922 and arrived in Cortland,...


The Morals Of Fishing

Early thoughts on conservation by Henry Ward BeecherThe cruelty of field sports...


Frank W. Benson: Artist And Angler

BY GERALD KARASKA Frank Benson (1862–1951) is regarded as one of America’s...


Ernest Hemingway's Hardy Fairy

  Part of the privilege of working for a museum is the...


The History Makers: Bill Oyster

The first time that Bill Oyster witnessed fly fishing was while growing up in...