Fenwick graphite rod. Accession No. 2005.006.003. In 1973, Fenwick introduced HMG—the first high-modulus graphite rods—in spinning and casting models, ushering in a new era in rod construction; Fenwick's fly rod model debuted the following year.
One of the many drawings and paintings Frank W. Benson created in the Tihonet Club logbook. The Tihonet Club, based in Wareham, Massachusetts, donated its annual logbooks to the Museum in 2006. From the collection of the American Museum of Fly Fishing.