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Date: 1872 after
Description: A view of the Rice Lake Lumber Company Mill, taken from a high vantage point. A formation of logs sits in the river while piles of finished boards sit in...
Date: 1872 date unknown
Description: A group of loggers poses for a photograph amongst cut logs in a snow-covered wooded area. The men to the middle of the image have their axes in hand, whil...
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: Men work with a Universal crusher, used to crush 400 yards of gravel in 8 hours. The crusher was powered by an International PA-100 power unit owned by E.F...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Ernest Albert Hilfiker (1905-1993) poses with copper kettles in the making room of the Tuscobia cheese factory.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the city of Rice Lake with a lumber yard in the foreground, a railroad and Rice Lake at left.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: The men of Rice Lake Lumbering Camp #6 do their laundry on a Sunday.
Description: A group of men use a team of four horses to transport logs across snow-covered ground on a sled. Trees stand in the background.
Description: Steam log hauler made by Phoenix Manufacturing Company of Eau Claire, pulling loaded skids through snow. Rice Lake lumber camp, overland spur.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Group of people standing outside of the Tuscobia Cheese factory.
Description: Cameron Street Scene, primarily documenting the Boortz Garage and Sales Room and its curbside gas pumps.
Date: 1890 after
Description: Dining room at August Mason's lumber camp.
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