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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...
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.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Long Lake.
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...
Description: Front entrance of the Florence County Court House.
Description: Church with snow on the roof.
Description: Public building improvement under the state Civil Works Administration, project number 14. Carpenter and painter at work.
Description: Group of miners posed on a platform near an iron mine.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Two lumbermen posed with saw and fallen tree, cutting pine into manageable sizes for hauling.
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: 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...
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: A father and son picking tobacco. East Tennessee Farmers Union.
Description: Men working in an iron mine.
Description: Field and trees and water in foreground. On the far shoreline are buildings in the town.
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."...
Description: Crushing gravel to surface STH 101 in Florence County.
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: School building.
Description: School children pose for a group portrait in front of a school.
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