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Lumber Rafts in Narrows

Lumber Rafts in Narrows | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Two lumber rafts with men aboard floating down the Wisconsin River.
DESCRIPTION
Two lumber rafts with men aboard floating down the Wisconsin River.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:6686
Creation Date: 1887
Creator Name:Bennett, H. H. (Henry Hamilton), 1843-1908
City:Wisconsin Dells
County:Columbia
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:H.H. Bennett Studio : H.H. Bennett Studio collection, 1843-1998
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:interpositive
Original Format Number:WHi(HHB)3361
Original Dimensions:5 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
This image was probably made at the same time as the stereographs from Wanderings Among the Wonders and Beauties of Western Scenery : The Camera's Story of Raftsman's Life on the Wisconsin.
SUBJECTS
Trees
Work clothes
Log transportation
Lumber
Lumber trade
Formations (Geology)
Men
Barges
Inland water transportation
Rivers
Shorelines
Wisconsin River (Wis.)
Lumberjacks
Manual work
Outdoor photography

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