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Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith and family view the glacier at Grindewald during their European tour.

Date: 1948-01-03 

Description: Cars parked illegally on Farwell Drive in Maple Bluff. Cars belong to people ice fishing on Lake Mendota. A traffic problem was created in the village of M...

Date: 1923 

Description: A man with a walking stick stands on the shore of frozen Europe Lake. The Hotz boat house and pier are in the background.

Date: 1951-01-19 

Description: Russ Bartholomew, left, and "Bud" Bond ice fish on Lake Mendota.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Wenga and Amutuk catching crabs in the Arctic.

Date: 1925 

Description: View from water of a man with a long walking stick posing near a wooden boathouse on Europe Bay. There is ice on the water near the shore.

Date: 1941 

Description: Snow scene on the Wisconsin River.

Photograph

Furnace Complex

Date: 1925-02 

Description: Elevated view of the abandoned Jackson Iron Company furnace complex at Fayette, on the shore of Snail Shell Harbor. Lake Michigan is in the background.

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Company Store

Date: 1925-02 

Description: There is smoke damage to the bricks evident above the windows of the company store in this view of the ghost town of Fayette. To the right, with dormers, i...

Photograph

Snow-Covered Road

Date:  date unknown

Description: Winter scene down the middle of a road with two boys standing in the snow. The road is lined by trees laden with ice.

Photograph

Wolf River Dam

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wolf River Dam with ice and snow. Houses are in the background.

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Winter Snow Scene

Date: 1941 

Description: Two rowboats docked in a river surrounded by trees, following a recent snowfall.

Date: 1954-01 

Description: Kenneth Kruse, a Madison policeman living at 5009 Flambeau Road, and his son Billy wait patiently for a nibble while ice fishing on Salmo Pond near Black E...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Tramway and railroad leading into Solombola, Russia. In the foreground are a group of people, some sawing wood and others standing by the railroad.

Date: 1901-03 ca.

Description: Syl and Will stand on ice covered rocks on a riverbank near some trees. Snow is on the ground and a house and bridge are in the background.

Date: 1896 

Description: Indian boys and girls pose for a group portrait outdoors in front of the government school.

Date: 1958-01-08 

Description: View of Two Rivers Harbor from shoreline towards Lake Michigan. Snow is on the ground, and a fence made of thick posts and cable is along the shoreline on...

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of snowy street. There are branches down in the road from the trees. In the background is a hill. This is part of Frank Feiker's 'Souvenir' series.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two men holding large fish pose near an ice fishing shanty off of Fish Creek. Another man stands behind them. There is man on an iceboat in the left backgr...

Learn about the first extreme winters in Wisconsin suffered by explorers and settlers in the 17th through 19th centuries, with links to other articles
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