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Logging Camp, Black River Falls, Wisconsin



Logging Camp, Black River Falls, Wisconsin
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Title: Logging Camp, Black River Falls, Wisconsin
Description: Elevated view of men posed standing in a logging camp, displaying six teams of two oxen. One man is posed seated in a buggy pulled by a single horse, and another man displays a team of two horses. There is a photographer's wagon in the background.

Image ID: 94168
Creator
Name:
Van Schaick, Charles
City, State: Black River Falls, Wisconsin
Collection
Name:
Van Schaick, Charles : Photographs And Negatives, ca. 1880-ca. 1940*
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
This image is part of a larger collection of over 6,000 negatives created by Charles J. Van Schaick. Van Schaick learned the art of photography after moving to Jackson County, Wisconsin. In 1885, he opened a studio in Black River Falls, Wisconsin. He was the town photographer for over 50 years. His work includes both studio portraits and richly varied and intimate snapshots of small-town, Wisconsin life.
Subjects: Log cabins
Trees
Logging
Lumber camps
Photography
Horses
Hats
Carriages and carts
Horse-drawn vehicles
Wagons
Men
Outdoor photography
Portraits, Group
Beards
Work clothes
Dogs
Implements, utensils, etc.
Water
Oxen
Moustache
Smoking
Furs
Coats
 

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