Young Aldo Leopold | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Young Aldo Leopold

Young Aldo Leopold | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
A young Aldo Leopold posing proudly with his bamboo fishing pole, stringer of perch and a dog. The family was on vacation in the Cheneaux Islands, near Mackinac. A large porch and stairs are behind him, possibly the Les Cheneaux Club clubhouse. Another figure can be seen in the upper left corner.
DESCRIPTION
A young Aldo Leopold posing proudly with his bamboo fishing pole, stringer of perch and a dog. The family was on vacation in the Cheneaux Islands, near Mackinac. A large porch and stairs are behind him, possibly the Les Cheneaux Club clubhouse. Another figure can be seen in the upper left corner.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:93910
Creation Date:circa 1899
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Cedarville
County:
State:Michigan
Collection Name:Hunger, Edwin A. : Photographs and reminiscence, circa 1910-1940 and undated
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 3358
Original Dimensions:3.25 x 3.25 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
On the envelope accompanying the photograph, "These three pictures are the only boyhood pictures I could find of Aldo Leopold. They were all taken on Les Cheneau, an island near Mackinac where the Leopolds always vacationed." The reference is probably to the Cheneaux Islands.
SUBJECTS
Dogs
Fishes
Stairs
Clothing and dress
Hats
Porches
Vacation homes
Yards
Islands
Children and animals
Outdoor photography
Portrait photography
Youth
Fishing
Sporting goods

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