Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Leo Capser's Cabin

Leo Capser's Cabin | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Leo Capser's cabin on Madeline Island prior to construction of an addition. The cabin is located west of Grant's Point.
DESCRIPTION
Leo Capser's cabin on Madeline Island prior to construction of an addition. The cabin is located west of Grant's Point.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:3396
Creation Date: 1915
Creator Name:Hull, Elizabeth Abernathy
City:La Pointe
County:Ashland
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Hull, Elizabeth Abernathy : Elizabeth Abernathy Hull photographs, circa 1910-circa 1920
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(H91)63
Original Dimensions:5.5 x 3.25 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Leo and his wife Bella established the Madeline Island Historical Museum in 1958. Leo summered on Madeline Island from 1903 until his death in 1975.

This image is a part of the Elizabeth Abernathy Hull collection. Hull was raised in the Kansas City area. She took up the camera as a school-girl, photographing family, friends, picnics, boating, berry-picking, and summer resort life on Madeline Island, Wisconsin, where her family owned Coole Park Manor from 1905 to around 1946.

SUBJECTS
Trees
Log cabins
Islands
Outdoor photography

How to Purchase a Copy

For Your Personal Use

Such as home display or a gift.

For Commercial or Non-Profit Use

Such as publication, web, public display or film.

By clicking "BUY" you agree to our Terms of Use.

10-percent discount for Society Members.

Image-purchasing questions? Please Contact Us.

RIGHTS AND PERMISSIONS
This image is issued by the Wisconsin Historical Society. Use of the image requires written permission from the staff of the Division of Library-Archives. It may not be sold or redistributed, copied or distributed as a photograph, electronic file, or any other media. The image should not be significantly altered through conventional or electronic means. Images altered beyond standard cropping and resizing require further negotiation with a staff member. The user is responsible for all issues of copyright. Please Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society.
Reference Details
Location:Wisconsin Historical Society Archives, 4th Floor, Madison, Wisconsin

How to View in Person

To view this image, visit the Archives Research Room on the 4th floor at the Society Headquarters building in Madison, WI. Print out this index page and present it to the librarian. Use the links below to plan your visit to the Society's Archives.

Checking Out Materials

Visual materials in the Archives do not circulate and must be viewed in the Society's Archives Research Room.

How to Cite

For the purposes of a bibliography entry or footnote, follow this model:

Wisconsin Historical Society Citation
Wisconsin Historical Society, Creator, Title, Image ID. Viewed online at (copy and paste image page link).
Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research Citation
Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research, Creator, Title, Image ID. Viewed online at (copy and paste image page link).

Have Questions?

Contact our Archives staff by email.