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Fur Trading Post

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Illustration of the Solomon Juneau fur trading post at Milwaukee in 1833.


Image ID: 4714

Creation Date: 1833 

Creator Name: Not known

City: Milwaukee

County: Milwaukee

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: 

Genre: Drawing

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

Original Format Number: PF Milwaukee.246

Original Dimensions: 6.5 x 4.5 inches


Print in Classified File and glass negative are slightly different. The negative shows the fur trade post as its most prominent feature (with caption "Milwaukee in 1833," but also includes an additional image in one corner with the caption "First Frame Building." The print is cropped to only show the fur trade post without caption. The print is a reversed image.




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