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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.
Two lumber rafts with men aboard floating down the Wisconsin River.
Image ID:6686
Creation Date: 1887
Creator Name:Bennett, H. H. (Henry Hamilton), 1843-1908
City:Lyndon, Town of
Collection Name:H.H. Bennett Studio : H.H. Bennett Studio collection, 1843-1998
Original Format Type:interpositive
Original Format Number:WHi(HHB)3361
Original Dimensions:5 x 8 inches
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.

Upper Dells

Work clothes
Log transportation
Lumber trade
Formations (Geology)
Outdoor photography
Inland water transportation
Wisconsin River (Wis.)
Manual work

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