Pearson's Trading Post from Big Sand Lake, Webster, Wisconsin

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US ARC PH 2011.008.011

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Pearson's Trading Post from Big Sand Lake, Webster, Wisconsin


  • [ca. 1957] (creation)


1 photograph : print ; 9 x 14 cm (postcard format)

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Real-photo postcard with image of rowboats lined along the shore at Pearson's Trading Post on Big Sand Lake, near Webster, Wisconsin. Date from postmark: Jun 18, 1957; mailed from Hertel, Wisconsin; 2ยข red John Adams profile stamp. Printed on verso: "All rights reserved--The L. L. Cook Co., Milwaukee." Message: Addressed to Mrs. Martin Clausen, R. 6, Decorah, Ia. "Monday, Webster, Wisc. Dear Minnie, Arrived O.K. rained here last night, the lites went off. Barbie is fishing like everything, the sun fish will take bread out of their hand. Even bite on a bare hook. Its been quite nasty to be out. Between showers moths have been roving. See you soon. Agnes."

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This item is made available by the University Archives & Area Research Center, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, for personal, educational, and research purposes in accordance with the Fair Use provisions of Copyright Act of 1976. Other uses may require permission from the copyright owner.

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Cataloged by Sarah Adams, intern (kdo), 12/03/2012

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Purchased May 11, 2011, on eBay from "toomuchmony."

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Milwaukee, Wis. : L.L. Cook Company, [ca. 1957]

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