Chetek has a long history of celebrating the Independence Day holiday, as evidenced by a “grand parade” of boats on Lake Chetek exactly 110 years ago, on July 10, 1909. The photo belongs to a collection of historical photos on the Old School Rice Lake page on Facebook.
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