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'Do you have a Swenson Decoy?'

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For this article, I thought it appropriate to talk about a pair of decoy makers that many area folks will remember -- John and Evelyn Swenson. They resided many years in Frazee. Even though their carvings are far from being obscure, the Swenson decoy, in my opinion, does not receive the recognition it deserves. I find it strange that I don't come across more of them in my search for fish decoys. It is my understanding they were prolific carvers.

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