National Geographic : 1932 May
Photographs by Jacob Gayer OHIO HAS ALWAYS PIONEERED IN EDUCATION Miami University, at Oxford, dating from 1809, grew up on one of the townships granted to Ohio by Congress for university purposes. The author of "McGuffey's Readers" was a professor here. With its 58 colleges and universities, Ohio ranks among the foremost States in higher institu tions of learning. UNLOADING THEDAY'S CATCH ATPUT INBAY After the fish are sorted,pick-up boats will take them toSandusky, center of one of the country's largest fresh-water fishing industries, to be shipped from there to various markets. Sheepshead, blue pike, yellow perch, whitefish, and saugerpike areimportant species intheLake Erie fisheries.