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Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed holding logging tools. Three men stand with six horses. The group is standing on the snow-covered ground in front of a log building. Two...

Date: 1910-09 ca.

Description: Men carrying dead lambs back to the Leighton-Wyoming mining camp.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Ten men sit and stand around tables set with dishes and food in the dining room of the Vinette logging camp.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men, a dog and one woman posed standing and sitting in the snow-covered yard near a wooden building,. Three men hold rifles, two men display horse...

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Description: Wisconsin Land & Lumber Company Camp 15. Lumberjacks posed atop a sled load of logs, scaled at 13,562 board feet of lumber.

Photograph

Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed holding logging tools. Three men stand with six horses. The group is standing on the snow-covered ground in front of a log building. Two...

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: Lumber company workers pose in front of buildings at the Moore & Galloway Lumber Company camp, about a quarter of a mile east of Pike Lake. The man in a wh...

Photograph

Lumber Camp Group

Date: 1881 ca.

Description: Archie Young and crew at Yellow River camp.

Photograph

Mining Camp Workers

Date: 1910-09 ca.

Description: Workers in the Leighton-Wyoming mining camp. The mining operation stretches up onto a steep hill littered with fallen trees. A two-story cabin is on the le...

Date: 1910-09 ca.

Description: Men preparing to butcher sheep at the Leighton-Wyoming mining camp. A cabin is visible behind them on a hill.

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Read about John Till and the miraculous "medical" plaster treatment that led to his arrest by the State Medical Board.

Historical Essay

Lumber Company Scrip

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Lumber company scrip issued by Knapp, Stout & Co., Barron County, Wisconsin, between about 1878-1890. (Museum object #N4001)

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man standing next to a large, fallen tree. He holds a saw out, against the log. Directly behind him is the stump. A part of the forest can be seen in t...

Photograph

Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed holding logging tools while sitting and standing in front of and atop a log building.

Date: 1886 

Description: Logging crew posed in front of the buildings of D Sulivan's logging camp near Antigo, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Lumbercamp

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of two buildings at the lumber camp. A man stands outside of the structure nearest the camera. In the foreground, to the right, are logs, with tre...

Date: 1910-09 ca.

Description: Harry Dankoler, with an unidentified man, standing in front of horses and a wagon associated with the Leighton-Wyoming mining operation. Two other men sit...

Photograph

Hein's Logging Camp

Date: 1904 

Description: A man stands atop a sled load of logs drawn by two horses at Hein's Logging Camp. Several other men stand atop large pile of logs behind him. Snow lies on...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Logging Camp dock and buildings made of logs. Madeline Island shoreline on the bank of Lake Superior.

Photograph

Auburndale Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of logging crew posed outside a log cabin in winter. Several horses are at the back of the group. The foreman, Mike Baltus, is possibly at fr...

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