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Calvin Coolidge Fishing

Calvin Coolidge Fishing | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
DESCRIPTION
President Calvin Coolidge fishing at Cedar Island Lodge, rustic lodge of Henry C. Pierce, 35 miles from Superior, Wisconsin, on the Brule River. This lodge was later dubbed The Summer White House. The canoe is named Beaver Dick and the guide is John LaRock.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:2093
Creation Date:1928  
Creator Name:Wisconsin. Conservation Department.
City:Superior
County:Douglas
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Name File)
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:NF Coolidge, Calvin
Original Dimensions:5 x 3.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
This image is one of several pertaining to Henry Clay Pierce's rustic camp on Cedar Island in Brule River, Wisconsin.

The image appeared in the July section of the 1980 Wisconsin Historical Calendar.

SUBJECTS
Plants
Trees
Clothing and dress
Hats
Men
Outdoor photography
Presidents
Fishing
Outdoor life
Signs and symbols
Canoes and canoeing
Rivers
Shorelines

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