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Horse-drawn School Bus

Horse-drawn School Bus | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
A school bus pulled by a team of horses named Colonel and Ned.
DESCRIPTION
A school bus pulled by a team of horses named Colonel and Ned.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:128505
Creation Date: 1924
Creator Name:Unknown
City:
County:Bayfield
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Classified File
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:CF 515
Original Dimensions:7 x 5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Copied from a print loaned by George Clayton Cole. The bus was one of seven, which were built in 1917 and owned by Ondossagon School. The school kept a barn for seven teams of horses. Each bus carried 30 children (grades 1-12) and could be heated in winter with built-in charcoal stoves.
SUBJECTS
Horses
Woodburning Stoves
Outdoor photography
Buses
Horse-drawn vehicles

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