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Book or Pamphlet

Pigeon River Journal Cover

Date: 1914
Description: The leather cover of the Pigeon River Journal, 1914, compiled by Howard Greene. The title "The Gang and The Pigeon Outfit" is stamped on the cover in gold.
Photograph

Photographer Howard Greene

Date: 1914
Description: View looking up at Howard Greene making a photograph outdoors using a large format camera. His head is under the dark cloth.
Map or Atlas

Pigeon River Map

Date: 1914
Description: A map, hand-drawn by Carl Greene, of the McFarland Lake (Minnesota) region. The map also includes several clever, humorous drawings referring to some membe...
Photograph

Carl Greene

Date: 1914
Description: Carl looking over the rail of the steamship “Easton”. "Easton was owned by the United States and Dominion Transportation Company which provided regular ser...
Photograph

On the Streamship

Date: 1914
Description: Family friend Mackey Wells and Jack Greene aboard the ”Easton.”
Photograph

Houses On the Shore

Date: 1914
Description: A view from Beaver Bay in Lake Superior of houses on the shoreline.
Photograph

Lake Superior Palisades

Date: 1914
Description: Elevated view from the lake of the Lake Superior Palisades.
Photograph

Five Mile Rock

Date: 1914
Description: A view across the water towards Five Mile Rock, a large rock formation off the north shore of Lake Superior.
Photograph

Chicago Bay Boarding House

Date: 1914
Description: View across field towards the Chicago Bay Boarding House. The lake is in the background on the left. Chicago Bay, Minnesota, is now called Hovland.
Photograph

Flute Reed River

Date: 1914
Description: The Flute Reed River at Chicago Bay. Chicago Bay, Minnesota, is now called Hovland.
Photograph

Doc Goes Fishing

Date: 1914
Description: Doc Copeland fishing from his perch on a log over a stream.
Photograph

Jack Eating Watermelon

Date: 1914
Description: John "Jack" Greene standing in front of a porch eating a slice of watermelon.
Photograph

Jack with Fish

Date: 1914
Description: Jack Green proudly holding up several fish he caught. There is a log cabin in the background.
Photograph

Chicago Bay Post Office

Date: 1914
Description: A rustic wooden post office in Chicago Bay. Chicago Bay, Minnesota, is now called Hovland.
Photograph

Small Cemetery

Date: 1914
Description: View towards a wooden fence surrounding a cemetery near Tom Lake, north of Chicago Bay. Wooded hills are in the background.
Photograph

Half Way Camp

Date: 1914
Description: Several members of The Gang resting outside the log cabins at Half Way Camp on Tom Lake, north of Chicago Bay. There is a carriage on the right.
Photograph

Camp One Lumber Camp

Date: 1914
Description: View across clear cut area towards horses grazing near log cabins at Camp One Lumber Camp, north of Chicago Bay.
Photograph

Sawtooth Pass

Date: 1914
Description: Elevated view across valley towards a pass in the Sawtooth Mountains, with a very tall, bare tree in the foreground.
Photograph

Biddy the Pig

Date: 1914
Description: One of the boys posing with Biddy the pig, who is lying in the road at Camp One Lumber Camp.
Photograph

McFarland Lake Camp

Date: 1914
Description: Elevated view looking over trees towards the lumber camp on McFarland Lake, which was owned by the Pigeon River Lumber Company.

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