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Day by day — A new chapter in pioneer history!

Date: 1935
Description: Newspaper article in The Milwaukee Journal on Arville Schaleben and his coverage as a reporter/photographer on the colonists moving from Wisconsin a...
Newspaper Article/Clipping

MEN Who Make the Daily Journal a Real Man's Newspaper . . .

Date: October 31 1936
Description: Newspaper article with portraits and descriptions and of the writers at The Milwaukee Journal.
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Pictorial Map of Alaskan Valley

Date: May 05 1935
Description: Map and article from The Milwaukee Journal with the headline: "'Best Land Bargain Uncle Sam Ever Made.'" Illustrates the Alaskan valley where Wiscon...
Magazine or Periodical

Conners Family

Date: June 02 1935
Description: Caption reads: "Alaska, Ho! Perched on their luggage ready for anything which their new deal may bring, this family of modern pioneers set out from near Su...
Photograph

Man with Dairy Cow

Date: 1935
Description: A man is standing outdoors holding the rope halter to a cow. He has a matchstick in his mouth.
Photograph

Freight on Railroad Right of Way

Date: May 1935
Description: Elevated view of men working with the freight thrown off along the railroad right of way. Trunks and crates and barrels are arranged on a tarp in the backg...
Photograph

Marceline Venn, Betty and Fritz Hermon

Date: 1935
Description: Marceline Venn, Betty and Fritz Hermon standing outdoors in front of a wire fence. There is a log building in the background.
Photograph

Young Colonists

Date: 1935
Description: A group of young colonists in front of a tent. A person is standing just inside the partially open doorway of the tent. Caption on print reads: "Kids loved...
Photograph

Cows Corralled Before Milking

Date: May 31 1935
Description: View over fence towards cows in a corral. Men are standing on and near the fence in the background. Two horses are in the field just beyond the cows among...
Photograph

Drilling Well at Camp 8

Date: 1935
Description: Two men working at a well at Camp 8.
Photograph

Col. O.F. Ohlson and Don Irwin

Date: May 23 1935
Description: View over heads of crowd towards two men standing above the the crowd. There are tents behind them, and mountains in the distance. Caption could be: "Same...
Photograph

John Herman and Wife Sleeping in Railroad Car

Date: May 19 1935
Description: John Herman and his wife sleeping in their seats on a railroad car. Printed in The Milwaukee Journal with a caption that reads: "The train ride in d...
Photograph

Sailing on Pine Lake

Date: 1933
Description: Three young men are working on a racing sailboat which is flying a P.L.Y.C. (Pine Lake Yachting Club) pennant. Other boats are moored alongside.
Photograph

Birthday

Date: November 22 1933
Description: Philip George Brumder, son of Herbert P. and Margaret Bouer Brumder, sitting at the dining table in the family home at 2030 East Lafayette Place. He is wea...
Photograph

At the Lake

Date: 1932
Description: A family group poses in the living room of the Herbert P. Brumder home at Pine Lake. From left are Philip, his mother Margaret, Barbara, and Herbert E. Br...
Photograph

Ice Boating

Date: 1932
Description: Two unidentified men sail their ice boat across the frozen surface of Pine Lake. A light snow covers much of the ice.
Photograph

On the Ice

Date: 1932
Description: An elevated view from the shore of frozen Pine Lake featuring Philip Brumder, front, and his sister Barbara, with their mother Margaret in the rear. All ar...
Photograph

Trimming the Tree

Date: 1932
Description: The children of Herbert P. and Margaret Bouer Brumder, from left, Herbert E., Philip, and Barbara putting decorations on an electrically lighted Christmas...
Photograph

Boating

Date: 1932
Description: Herbert E. Brumder squinting and smiling broadly while sitting behind the wheel of a Chris-Craft wooden power boat on Pine Lake. He is wearing a light swea...
Photograph

Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Brumder

Date: 1932
Description: Herbert Paul Brumder and his wife, Margaret Bouer Brumder, posing outdoors standing on a hill overlooking a body of water. Both of them are wearing long wi...

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