• Wisconsin Highway Commission hearing

    Photograph showing a large group of men gathered in front of a farm house across from the Clyde, Wisconsin town hall for a hearing of the Wisconsin Highway Commission. Taken by W.V. Robinson of Richla…

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  • Camp in Burnett County

    Photograph looking south, showing a geologists' camp in eastern Burnett County. A dining tent is seen at right and other tents are seen throughout.

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  • Owen and Thwaites digging test pit

    Photograph showing geologist Owen (at left) digging a test pit in search of red drift, while geologist Thwaites (at right) sits nearby. According to field notes, the geologists did not find red drift…

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  • Tire repair - a favorite outdoor sport

    Photograph showing a group of unidentified geologists repairing a flat tire on their car. Album page caption reads, "A favorite outdoor sport."

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  • Putting chains on

    Photograph showing geologists (left to right) Leicht, Hotchkiss, Edwards, Anderson, and Rassch standing amid two cars. Geologist Bean's feet are seen sticking out the window of the car at left. Album…

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  • Sparta campground

    Photograph showing a geologists' camp at a public campground near Sparta, Wisconsin. Geologist R.C. Lentz is seen standing next to a tent and appears to be shaving.

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  • Hotchkiss family

    Photograph showing the Hotchkiss family at camp in Upson Park. Geologist W.O. Hotchkiss, his wife Edith, and their twin sons are seen seated inside an automobile.

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  • A.F. Gross and party at camp

    Set of two photographs showing a group of six men and women standing in front of a tent. Album page caption reads, "A.F. Gross and party at camp."

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  • Visting Leicht's family in New Lisbon, WI

    Photograph showing geologists Thwaites, Anderson and Leicht stopping to visit some of Leicht's family members at their home near New Lisbon, Wisconsin. Shown are (left to right): Thwaites, Anderson, C…

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  • Camp in Burnett County

    Photograph looking north, showing a geologists' camp in eastern Burnett County. Tents are seen in the foreground, and a car is seen in the background at right. Two unidentified men are seen standing a…

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  • 1918 Training camp - repairing flat tire

    Photograph showing (left to right) geologist-in-training Marshall, geologist W.O. Hotchkiss, geologist-in-training Carlson and geologist E.F. Bean repairing a flat tire on a Ford Model T. Taken during…

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  • Mississippi bluffs

    Photograph showing high bluffs on the east side of the Mississippi River 1 mile north of Alma, Wisconsin. A road and an automobile, with and unidentified man inside, are visible in the foreground.

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  • Lower Magnesian limestone quarry

    Photograph showing a quarry in the Lower Magnesian limestone along Buffalo County highway N, along with a small stockpile of crushed limestone for agricultural use. The geologists' car is seen at cent…

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  • Highway 16 sinkhole

    Photograph showing a sinkhole alongside a newly constructed section of US highway 16, with several men working nearby. This section of road is now part of WI highway 29. According to a local resident…

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  • Thwaites and Durand at camp

    Photograph showing geologists (left to right) Thwaites and Durand in front of a tentn at their camp in eastern Marathon County, Wisconsin. Their car is seen at left.

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  • Durand and Thwaites at old logging bridge

    Photograph showing geologists (left to right) Durand and Thwaites on an abandoned logging bridge over the Little Wolf River. Their car is seen parked on an overgrown logging road in the background.

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  • Home in moraine

    Photograph showing a home and an outbuilding located in a moraine. An unidentified person, likely of American Indian ethnicity, is seen seated beneath an awning near the center of the photo. Field not…

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  • Camp at Dresbach spur

    Photograph showing a geologists' camp at the base of a Dresbach spur near Rockbridge, Wisconsin. An automobile, which appears to be a Ford Model T, as well as two unidentified men, are visible in the…

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  • Car trouble en route to Mellen

    Photograph showing geologist Aldrich attempting to repair a car while geologist Sellery looks on. Album page caption reads, "Blow Hard! Vacuum feed trouble on the way to Mellen."

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  • Highway 16 sinkhole

    Photograph showing a sinkhole alongside a newly constructed section of US highway 16, with several men working nearby. This section of road is now part of WI highway 29. According to a local resident…

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