A lumberjack recalls an 1898 forest fire

A Forest Fire in Northern Wisconsin

Steamboat captain and lumber foreman John L. Bracklin recalls his experiences during an 1898 forest fire.

Related Topics: Mining, Logging, and Agriculture
Logging and Forest Products
Creator: Bracklin, John L.
Pub Data: Wisconsin Magazine of History. 1917: 16-24.
Citation: Bracklin, John L. "A Forest Fire in Northern Wisconsin." Wisconsin Magazine of History (1917); Online facsimile at:  http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=917; Visited on: 1/29/2023