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Fisherman's Shanty

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view of a fisherman's shanty, along the shoreline surrounded by rocks. Also visible is a man, and numerous boats pulled ashore.

Photograph

Old Mill Site

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A tall smokestack stands beside the Yahara River where it flows out of Lake Mendota. Remnants of the foundation and supports of Farwell's Madison Mills are...

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: "Keep Cool with Coolidge in Wisconsin This Summer". A stamp presumably issued by the Outdoor Club of Wisconsin, to promote tourism in northern Wisconsin. I...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a fisherman with his lure, spear, and catch.

Date: 1950 

Description: Gypsy Rose Lee (aka Louise Hovick, 1914-1970) with large muskie she caught in a northern Wisconsin lake.

Photograph

Fishing Rocks

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of large rocks from which people are fishing into the sea. Published by H. A. Vincent.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color photographic postcard of a man in a fishing boat on Woodley's Dam north of Amery. View of the dammed water surrounded by pine trees.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Young girl in foreground, wading in Fox River. Woman standing in a rowboat, pulled to shore, holding a fishing pole and fish.

Photograph

Fishermen

Date: 1894-06-04 

Description: Several men fishing along the edge of the water. One of them is sitting on a big tree trunk.

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Description: A crew of people from the circus, possibly Ringling Brothers, Barnum, and Bailey, holding up their catch after a fishing trip.

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Description: Three men bait the hooks of their cane fishing poles. They are standing on a wooden pier.

Date: 1913 

Description: Photographic postcard along shoreline of a group of people fishing at Rudolph Mill. Sherwin Gillett's wife's cousin, William Schmitt, is standing in the fo...

Date: 1912 

Description: Elevated view of the river with trees on the left. On the right, two young boys are fishing from a rowboat in the river near a landing at the back of a thr...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Group of men on the shore of Fox River, near the Fox River dam, fishing. There is a barge in the background.

Date: 1948-04-09 

Description: Police Officer Lester Shore, holding a "River Shiner" fishing lure, for which he holds a patent. It is a casting plug that has a metal lip and shaft and im...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Small group of Native Americans spearing fish through ice on a river. Mountains can be seen in the background.

Date: 1955-07-12 

Description: Lake Mendota skin-divers, Dick Charmley and Gary Davies, shown with fish that they have harpooned. Dick is the son of Mr. and Mrs. C.C. Charmley, 20 Paget...

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Description: Shore of the town with fishing boats and homes.

Date: 1965-04 

Description: Governor Warren Knowles holding a fishing pole and a fly. He is seated at a table covered in fishing tackle and additional fishing gear hangs on a rack at...

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Description: Boys fish in a stream, with cattle, horses, a farmhouse and a barn in the background.

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