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Iceboating at Madison, Wisconsin

Iceboating at Madison, Wisconsin
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Title: Iceboating at Madison, Wisconsin
Description: Illustration by N.A. Greenback of ice-skaters and iceboats featuring the new Poughkeepsie design of pivoting runners. A key at the bottom of the image identifies the vessels from left to right: R. M. Comly, Frank Barnes, Lake Monona, Jerome, Glide, Git, Arctic. The Wisconsin State Capitol (third capitol, second in Madison) can be seen in the background.

Image ID: 11257
March 9, 1878 
Greenback, N. A.
City, State: Madison, Wisconsin
Genre: Print
An engraving by W.P. Snyder was done for this edition of Harper's Weekly.
Subjects: Cities and towns
Wisconsin State Capitol
Children and adults

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