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Pompey's Pillar | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Pompey's Pillar

Pompey's Pillar | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
A view of Pompey's Pillar, a rock formation four miles northeast of Highland. Written on the reverse of the photograph: "It is 150 feet high from the base and has a diameter of about 35-40 feet. Scenery around this rock is very beautiful. With difficulty, the rock may be ascended."
DESCRIPTION
A view of Pompey's Pillar, a rock formation four miles northeast of Highland. Written on the reverse of the photograph: "It is 150 feet high from the base and has a diameter of about 35-40 feet. Scenery around this rock is very beautiful. With difficulty, the rock may be ascended."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:101253
Creation Date:circa 1932
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Highland, Town of
County:Iowa
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Wisconsin rural school survey records, 1931-1933
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 262.8b
Original Dimensions:2.5 x 3.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Selected for scanning from a collection of photographs submitted to the Wisconsin Rural Schools Survey. This image was submitted in the "Teacher's Favorite View" category.
SUBJECTS
Plants
Trees
Formations (Geology)
Landscape
Outdoor photography

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