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Photograph

School

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: School building.

Date: 1890 ca.

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...

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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...

Date: 1891 

Description: Map shows Iron and Dickinson Counties, Mich. and Florence County, Wis. "Nov. 1st, 1891." Irregularly shaped. Includes table of distances and township diagr...

Photograph

Church

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Church with snow on the roof.

Date: 1881 

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...

Photograph

Miners at Iron Mine

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Description: Group of miners posed on a platform near an iron mine.

Photograph

School

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: School children pose for a group portrait in front of a school.

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Description: A father and son picking tobacco. East Tennessee Farmers Union.

Date: 1907 

Description: Shows roads, railroads, lakes, rivers, churches, and camps.

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Description: Panorama image of workers building the Penisular Power Company, located on the Brule River.

Date: 1891 

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...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Field and trees and water in foreground. On the far shoreline are buildings in the town.

Map or Atlas

Sportsman's Map

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: This map shows uplands and swamps owned by the Goodman Lumber Division, water, and roads. The lower right corner includes a location map. The upper left co...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Two lumbermen posed with saw and fallen tree, cutting pine into manageable sizes for hauling.

Photograph

Log Driving Crew

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of a driving crew standing on a log raft on the North Branch of the Popple River, a tributary of the Pine River. They are holding long...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Front entrance of the Florence County Court House.

Photograph

Iron Mine

Date: 1880-08 

Description: Men working in an iron mine.

Date: 1880 ca.

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...

Photograph

Survey Group

Date: 1895 

Description: Group of surveyors from the Agricultural Department at the University of Wisconsin posing on the back platform of their railroad car 404, "the Palace Car."...

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