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Tall-tale Postcard: Pickerel

Tall-tale Postcard: Pickerel | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society
Two men stand staring at a giant pickerel fish laying on a long, wooden horse-drawn sled. The scene takes place in an industrial district, including a lumber yard, a Peerless tobacco building, and some tall electric lines. Text in the upper left corner bears the inscription, "Beaver Dam, Wis."
DESCRIPTION
Two men stand staring at a giant pickerel fish laying on a long, wooden horse-drawn sled. The scene takes place in an industrial district, including a lumber yard, a Peerless tobacco building, and some tall electric lines. Text in the upper left corner bears the inscription, "Beaver Dam, Wis."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:44435
Creation Date: 1910
Creator Name:Johnson, Alfred Stanley, Jr.
City:Waupun
County:Fond du Lac
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Exaggerated postcards, after 1900
Genre:Postcard
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 3565.5
Original Dimensions:5 x 3.5 inches
SUBJECTS
Horses
Tall tales in art
Coats
Hats
Fish as food
Fish trade
Lumber
Men
Horse-drawn vehicles
Sleds
Fishes

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