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  • 9 years ago


"The historical California Oyster industry is described from its roots based on the Native oyster. It is then traced through the transported native oysters from the Shoalwater Bay oyster trade, and second transition with establishment of the transcontinental railroad and shipments of eastern oysters for transplant to San Francisco Bay. The San Francisco industry reaches its peak at the turn of the century, and finally undergoes a collapse by 1939. The seeds of the new industry are planted.