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"John Muir Lake"

"John Muir Lake" | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
View of Ennis Lake, also known as Fountain Lake, located in the John Muir Memorial Park near Montello. As a boy, John Muir lived with his family on the shores of Fountain Lake from 1849-1857. Muir Park, which is owned by Marquette County, was named a State Natural Area in 1972 and Fountain Lake Farm was designated a National Historic Landmark on June 21, 1990.
DESCRIPTION
View of Ennis Lake, also known as Fountain Lake, located in the John Muir Memorial Park near Montello. As a boy, John Muir lived with his family on the shores of Fountain Lake from 1849-1857. Muir Park, which is owned by Marquette County, was named a State Natural Area in 1972 and Fountain Lake Farm was designated a National Historic Landmark on June 21, 1990.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:40625
Creation Date: 1960
Creator Name:Prater, Leland J.
City:Montello
County:Marquette
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Place File**
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PF Montello.10
Original Dimensions:9.5 x 7.5 inches
SUBJECTS
State parks and reserves
Cities and towns
Parks
Outdoor photography
Trees
Lakes

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