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The Recreations of Uncle Wallace

The Recreations of Uncle Wallace | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Wallace Donelson Rumsey, the photographer's younger brother, is doing a back flip dive off a raft into Archibald Lake. He was named after Civil War General Wallace and the battle of Fort Donelson. Holt's father Captain I.P. Rumsey served as Assistant Adjutant to General W. H. L. Wallace at Fort Donelson and Shihloh. The natural shoreline of trees and grasses is in the background.
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Wallace Donelson Rumsey, the photographer's younger brother, is doing a back flip dive off a raft into Archibald Lake. He was named after Civil War General Wallace and the battle of Fort Donelson. Holt's father Captain I.P. Rumsey served as Assistant Adjutant to General W. H. L. Wallace at Fort Donelson and Shihloh. The natural shoreline of trees and grasses is in the background.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:137650
Creation Date: 1902
Creator Name:Holt, Lucy
City:Townsend, Town of
County:Oconto
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Lucy Holt photo albums, 1895-1936
Genre:Photograph
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SUBJECTS
Trees
Bathing suits
Men
Outdoor photography
Swimming
Lakes
Seashore

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