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Cedarbark Lodge

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DESCRIPTION

View from Lake Superior of Cedar Bark Lodge and other dwellings on Hermit Island, which has a rocky shoreline. In the water in the foreground is a log-constructed breakwater.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 4383

Creation Date: 1900 ca.

Creator Name: Unknown

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State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Photographs of Chequamegon Region of Wisconsin, circa 1885-1945

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: PH 4592

Original Dimensions: 10 x 8 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Hermit Island was formerly known as Wilson Island. Frederick Prentice contracted to have Cedar Bark Lodge built in the early 1890s for his new bride but the bride refused to spend any time on the Island or at the lodge and neither Frederick Prentice nor his bride ever resided in the lodge.

SUBJECTS

Apostle Islands

Botany

Dwellings

Land

Outdoor photography

Persons

Trees

Vacation homes

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