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Deep Freeze

Date:  date unknown

Description: Icicles and a layer of frosty ice cover parked cars.

Date: 1942 

Description: Holiday card showing Navy Pier in Chicago. There is snow on the ground, the lake is frozen and two lines of planes are flying overhead forming a "V" patter...

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Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a group of men posed standing and holding logging tools in snow-covered logging camp in front of log buildings.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Trees broken and bowed under the weight of a heavy coating of ice stand in front of the Al. Ringling home. Limbs litter the snow-covered ground. Ice is on...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fisherman standing on frozen Lake Superior holding a lake trout, leaning on snowshoes.

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The Dream Sled

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: This was the first boat & sled-type wind sled built on Madeline Island. Built by Elmer Nelson for Howard Russell between 1950-1951. Had a 9-cylinder R-680-...

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Picnic Point

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Description: Picnic Point in mid-winter.

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Description: View over snow-covered ground or a frozen river of a group of men sitting on piles of logs. Behind them on the right is a log sorting pier. There are two b...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Downed wires and broken tree limbs mar the scene in front of the First Congregational Church at 131 6th Avenue.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Vern Frechette (left) and Leonard Larson show their catch of trout caught during ice fishing on Chequamegon Bay.

Date: 1949-02-05 

Description: Group portrait of the undefeated West High School hockey team in uniform with hockey sticks posing on the ice at a rink outdoors.

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Muir Glacier

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Muir Glacier, discovered by John Muir in 1879. Copyright by Winter & Pond.

Date: 1949-03-16 

Description: Ice damage to the shoreline of Lake Mendota at Warner Park.

Date: 1937-07-09 

Description: Two men load blocks of ice from a loading dock onto the bed of an International D-30 truck owned by the Hygeia Ice Company.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across snow of a man driving a sled with a team of reindeer. There are railroad tracks on the right that run towards a town in the distance. A number...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A view from a hill overlooking the town of Alma, on the banks of the Mississippi River, which is frozen. Several churches and residential houses are visibl...

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Description: Shoreline view of people and cars gathered near a frozen lake. A few cars and ice fishing shelters are visible in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vertical view of the Jaws rock formation in the Wisconsin Dells.

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Frazzle Ice

Date: 1959-11-20 

Description: Frazzle ice (snow floating in water) on the Mississippi River near Alma, WI.

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Bobbing

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: An ice fishermen sitting in a shelter bobbing for fish on Lake Superior near Cornucopia.

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