More selections from “A Portfolio of Fish.” American fish beautifully portrayed by illustrator Miles Rost. From the 1930s. All from the website of archive.org. Collections of the Carlsbad City Library, Carlsbad, California.

“Lake Erie Herring (Leveichthys artedi) Natural size.” Number 77 in “A Portfolio of Fish”. Published in 1935. Rost Miles, illustrator. Collections of the Carlsbad City Library. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/ccarl_000081
“Rock bass (Ambloplites rupestris Rafinesque)”. Number 61 Number 77 in “A Portfolio of Fish”. Published in 1935. Rost Miles, illustrator. Collections of the Carlsbad City Library. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/ccarl_000065
“Marlin”. From “A Portfolio of Fish”. Published in 1935. Rost Miles, illustrator. Collections of the Carlsbad City Library. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/ccarl_000134

“A Portfolio of Fish.” American fish beautifully portrayed by illustrator Miles Rost. From the 1930s. All from the website of archive.org. Collections of the Carlsbad City Library, Carlsbad, California.

“Dolly Varden trout (Salvelinus malma Walbaum),” from “A Portfolio of Fish,” ca. 1934-1937. Zoological illustration. Number 21. Miles E. Rost Papers, collections of the Carlsbad City Library. Scanned by the Internet Archive Python Library. Copyright status unknown. Fair use license. via https://archive.org/details/ccarl_000031
“Red salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka Walbaum)” from “A Portfolio of Fish,” ca. 1934-1937. Zoological illustration. Number 36. Miles E. Rost Papers, collections of the Carlsbad City Library. Scanned by the Internet Archive Python Library. Copyright status unknown. Fair use license. via https://archive.org/details/ccarl_000038
“Silver salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch Walbaum)” from “A Portfolio of Fish,” ca. 1934-1937. Zoological illustration. Miles E. Rost Papers, collections of the Carlsbad City Library. Scanned by the Internet Archive Python Library. Copyright status unknown. Fair use license. via https://archive.org/details/ccarl_000111