National Geographic : 1924 Jan
THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF REELFOOT LAKE AROUND WALNUT LOG Walnut Log Hotel is situated in the clearing in the foreground, on the left bank of the lake. Thelight-colored area tothenorth ofthewater is shallow water, covered with lily-pad growth; the dark-colored water in the middle foreground is deeper water, free from lilypads, and thedark specks are dead cypress trees. This part of the lake is famous for its ducks. The Mississippi River isthe light portion intheupper right corner, and the southern end of Reelfoot Lake is in the background to the left.