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Visual display of the Dynamite stump puller

Dynamite stump puller

  • August 14, 1926
  • Photograph showing a dynamite-powered stump pulling device. According to field notes, a new settler was likely using this device to clear stumps from previously logged land. A car is seen at left, and a shack is visible in the background. Album page caption reads "New clearing on pitted plain due to Polish invasion." No similar language is used in the field notes.

Publication Details

Date
August 14, 1926
Language
English
Description of Original
Black and white photograph, 3 inches by 5 inches.
State
WI
PLSS
  • T26NR10E 4th Meridian
Location of Original
Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey : loose leaf T26N R10E photograph 3652 album p440
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