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Businessmen Visiting Logging Crew

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DESCRIPTION

View from shoreline over tree branches of three businessmen visiting a logging crew on the Wisconsin River. One businessman sits on a boat while two others pose in a boat behind him. All three man are holding peavey hooks and wearing vests and neckties. Several log drivers stand on logs and hold pike poles used to maneuver the logs down the river. On the left two men sit on the raft which hold the cooks tent which is tied to the shoreline. There are buildings along the hilly riverbank in the far background.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 107793

Creation Date: 1912 ca.

Creator Name: Smith, Dr. Joseph

City: Wausau

County: Marathon

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Millard-Smith Family Papers, 1806 - 1921

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, original

Original Format Number: (S65)78

Original Dimensions: 3 x 3 inches

SUBJECTS

Botany

Businessmen

Clothing and dress

Dwellings

Hardware

Hats

Industries

Log driving

Log transportation

Men

Outdoor photography

Persons

Portraits, Group

Shoes

Suits (Clothing)

Tents

Tools

Trees

Water

Wisconsin River (Wis.)

Work clothes

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