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Luncheon on Wilson's Island



Luncheon on Wilson's Island
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Title: Luncheon on Wilson's Island
Description: Two women and a man sitting on the shore of Lake Superior, resting against tree stump and boulders. One woman is reading, a picnic basket at her side.

Image ID: 26580
Creation
Date:
1910 ca.
Creator
Name:
Unknown
City, State: La Pointe, Wisconsin
Collection
Name:
Kilbourn family photographs, 1910
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
Wilson's Island bacame Hermit Island after a man named Wilson who lived alone on the island was found dead there. Wilson was a cooper selling barrels for the fish trade.
Subjects: Trees
Hats
Picnicking
Men
Outdoor photography
Women
Dresses
Clothing and dress
Apostle Islands
 

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