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Woodchopping Contest

Woodchopping Contest | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
A crowd surrounds a man as he stands atop a tree trunk swinging his axe in a woodchopping contest.
DESCRIPTION
A crowd surrounds a man as he stands atop a tree trunk swinging his axe in a woodchopping contest.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:10003
Creation Date: 1936
Creator Name:Scherschel, Frank
City:Hayward
County:Sawyer
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Scherschel, Frank Joseph, 1907-1981 : Frank Joseph Scherschel photographs, 1907-1981
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 3886/3
Original Dimensions:35mm
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The image appeared in the November section of the 1991 Wisconsin Historical Calendar.
SUBJECTS
Work clothes
Signs and signboards
Electric signs
Streets
Trucks
Log transportation
Central business districts
Cities and towns
Crowds
Men
Outdoor photography
Amusements
Contests
Hats
Lumbermen (Recreation)

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