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Fish Hatchery at Leetown

On December 20, 1930, Congressman Frank L. Bowman announced that a federal fish hatchery would be located at Leetown in Jefferson County.

Learn more:
Correspondence, Senator Guy Goff and Governor William Conley, Regarding Proposed Fish Hatchery (Leetown Fish Hatchery)
"We Get Fish Hatchery" (Leetown Fish Hatchery)
"It's In A School By Itself" (Leetown Fish Hatchery)

On This Day in West Virginia History: December