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Cedarbark Lodge



Cedarbark Lodge
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Title: Cedarbark Lodge
Description: View from Lake Superior of Cedar Bark Lodge and other dwellings on Hermit Island, which has a rocky shoreline. In the water in the foreground is a log-constructed breakwater.

Image ID: 4383
Creation
Date:
1900 ca.
Creator
Name:
Unknown
City, State: Wisconsin
Collection
Name:
Photographs of Chequamegon Region of Wisconsin, circa 1885-1945
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
Hermit Island was formerly known as Wilson Island. Frederick Prentice contracted to have Cedar Bark Lodge built in the early 1890s for his new bride but the bride refused to spend any time on the Island or at the lodge and neither Frederick Prentice nor his bride ever resided in the lodge.
Subjects: Trees
Dwellings
Outdoor photography
Vacation homes
Apostle Islands
 

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