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Description: Group of people, possibly members of the Mosher family, standing in front of the J.F. Mosher residence. In the yard are tree stumps and chickens.
Description: A father and son picking tobacco. East Tennessee Farmers Union.
Description: Panorama image of workers building the Penisular Power Company, located on the Brule River.
Description: A hardwood forest ten miles southwest of Florence, containing hard maple, birch, elm, oak, hemlock, and other types of timber. Two men are leaning against...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Tamarack tree located in Florence County marking the beginning of the State Boundary.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Church with snow on the roof.
Description: This is a family photograph of Nels Wickstrom with his wife Anna (born Anna Stoel) and their children in front of their log home. The oldest child, wearing...
Description: Shows roads, railroads, lakes, rivers, churches, and camps.
Description: School children pose for a group portrait in front of a school.
Description: Public building improvement under the state Civil Works Administration, project number 14. Carpenter and painter at work.
Description: Thirteen men and boys pose in a line with their bicycles. Most of the group poses with similar bicycles, except for one man standing with a penny-farthing...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Long Lake.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Two lumbermen posed with saw and fallen tree, cutting pine into manageable sizes for hauling.
Description: Group of miners posed on a platform near an iron mine.
Description: On the farm of C.W. Washburn, two men pose by a apple tree in full fruit. A man (with his back to the camera) and a farm building are in the background.
Description: A boy and a girl are standing with a lamb in an open field. The girl is holding a bottle for feeding the lamb. Both children wear plaid clothing and the gi...
Description: The county and city of Florence were named for Florence Hulst, the wife of an early settler. This view illustrates the two industries, mining and lumbering...
Description: Letterhead of M.H. Wheeler, a lumberman from Florence, Wisconsin, with a man standing on a load of logs, holding the reins for two horses harnessed to the...
Description: Field and trees and water in foreground. On the far shoreline are buildings in the town.
Description: Two men stand waist-high in the cabbage, pea, and oat fields of the C.C. Washburn homestead, twelve miles southwest of Florence. Wooden houses or outbuildi...
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