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Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Dining room, probably at D. Sullivan's lumber camp.

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)

Photograph

Sled Load of Logs

Date: 1903 

Description: Two sled loads of logs each drawn by teams of two horses at Bruno Vinett's logging camp. Drivers sit atop the loads. The ground is covered with snow.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Loggers gathered in the bunk house. Boots and socks dry above the stove.

Photograph

Sunday Washing

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: The men of Rice Lake Lumbering Camp #6 do their laundry on a Sunday.

Date:  date unknown

Description: We tend to forget that at the time of the destruction of the forests, an emergency situation existed. The need for lumber for the building up of the...

Photograph

Men at Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed standing on the snow-covered ground in front of a log building. In the foreground one man sits on a pile of logs.

Date:  

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

Photograph

Lumber Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of lumber camp with loggers posing in front of a train loaded with logs.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group portrait of the men at Joe Levine's camp no. 4. Included in the portrait are a dog, oxen, horses and a dead deer.

Date: 1910-09 ca.

Description: Three men working outdoors at a sawmill in the Leighton-Wyoming mining camp. In the background is a two-story industrial building.

Photograph

Four-Horse Log Load

Date:  

Description: Numerous men stand on and around a large pile of logs and a sled stacked with logs pulled by four horses at the C & M Ry Company's camp. There is snow on t...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Lumber camp group, W.H. Rogers Lumber Co., near Nashville.

Photograph

Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of men holding logging tools posed standing in front of a wooden building.

Map or Atlas

Werner, Wisconsin

Date: 1974 

Description: This map shows streets, business and parks. The Yellow River is labeled. The Plat shows saw mills and land owned by D.R.W. Williams, Wm. Williams, and John...

Photograph

Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of men posed holding logging tools, while standing and sitting on log benches. There is snow on the ground. On the left behind the group is...

Photograph

Logging Camp Crew

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Logging crew posed in snow at a logging camp.

Photograph

Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men, women and children standing on the snow-covered ground in front of a log building. Some of the men are posed holding logging tools, and two o...

Photograph

Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed sitting and standing and holding logging tools in front of log buildings. There is snow on the ground.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the log cabin housing at a logging camp. Printed in the bottom left corner: "Kopp & Proulx." The caption centered below the image reads: "Loggin...

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