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Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a stand of tall trees in the forest at Trout Lake. A hat is hanging on the trunk of a tree in the center.

Date: 1946-11 after

Description: A vigorous campaigner, Joseph R. McCarthy relaxes in front of a log cabin fireplace after his electoral campaign.

Date: 1925 

Description: Indian school (U.S. Indian Service) baseball team, posed in uniform during a baseball game.

Date: 1974 

Description: This 1968 map identifies resorts in the Lac du Flambeau Indian Reservation region of Wisconsin, covering parts of Iron, Vilas, Oneida, and Price counties....

Date: 1911-05 

Description: Trout Lake was the site of the first forest planting or nursery. This camp was at the north end of Trout Lake.

Photograph

Railroad Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a railroad station and a Western Union telegraph office.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Winter scene with sleigh carrying six well-bundled passengers pulled by two horses and pulling a skier behind in Eagle River, Wisconsin. The trees are blur...

Date: 1963 

Description: A Wisconsin state official historical marker titled 'Forest Restoration, The Beginning.'

The text reads: "This place on Trout Lake was selected by E.M. G...

Date: 1925-07-02 

Description: Photographic postcard of a poster promoting Camp Milo on White Sand Lake. On it are photographs of the cabins, tents, lake, and boats on the shore.

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Senator and Mrs. Joseph R. McCarthy at the Gateway Hotel in Land O'Lakes. A very similar image appeared on the McCarthy's 1956 Christmas card contained in...

Photograph

Graduation

Date: 1929 

Description: Seven pupils graduating from the Mayo School, District No. 1, pose sitting in a row in their classroom. The room has been decorated with flowers, crepe pap...

Map or Atlas

Vilas County Map

Date: 1969-01 

Description: A map of Vilas county in northern Wisconsin.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View looking down a very snowy Main Street. Main Street businesses visible on the left include Tire and Battery Service Marathon Tires. A group of people i...

Photograph

Cranberry Harvest

Date: 1989 

Description: Cranberry harvest at Manitowish Waters.

Date: 1972-05 

Description: Spring scene on Wall Street. The building is the Arbutus Inn, hotel, bar and dining room. It was also the original Snowmobile Hall of Fame. Two boys are st...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: These two maps of the Town of Conover, Vilas County, Wisconsin, show private land holdings of a section or more as of 1927 and public lands in 1936. Acreag...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View of the main building at the Headquarters Camp State Board of Forestry at Trout Lake. This was the Headquarters of Field Instruction for Forest Ranger...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Railroad track and station, with store and hotel.

Photograph

Picnic Grove

Date: 1930 

Description: Students of the Mayo School, District No. 1, have gathered with their families for a picnic at a grove on the Deerskin River. Automobiles are parked under...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: This mid-20th century map shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, roads, railroads, and lakes and streams in Vilas County,...

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