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Logging Camp, Black River Falls, Wisconsin

Logging Camp, Black River Falls, Wisconsin | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Elevated view of men posed standing in a logging camp, displaying six teams of two oxen. One man is posed seated in a buggy pulled by a single horse, and another man displays a team of two horses. There is a photographer's wagon in the background.
DESCRIPTION
Elevated view of men posed standing in a logging camp, displaying six teams of two oxen. One man is posed seated in a buggy pulled by a single horse, and another man displays a team of two horses. There is a photographer's wagon in the background.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:94168
Creation Date:
Creator Name:Van Schaick, Charles
City:Black River Falls
County:Jackson
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Van Schaick, Charles : Charles Van Schaick photographs and negatives, circa 1880-circa 1940
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:(V24)1806
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
This image is part of a larger collection of over 6,000 negatives created by Charles J. Van Schaick. Van Schaick learned the art of photography after moving to Jackson County, Wisconsin. In 1885, he opened a studio in Black River Falls, Wisconsin. He was the town photographer for over 50 years. His work includes both studio portraits and richly varied and intimate snapshots of small-town, Wisconsin life.
SUBJECTS
Dogs
Horses
Oxen
Trees
Coats
Furs
Hats
Work clothes
Log cabins
Implements, utensils, etc.
Logging
Lumber camps
Photography
Beards
Men
Moustache
Outdoor photography
Portraits, Group
Smoking
Carriages and carts
Horse-drawn vehicles
Wagons
Water

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