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Date: 1990 ca.

Description: The Little Bohemia Lodge where John Dillinger and his gang escaped from the FBI after a shootout in 1934. The lodge was visited by members of the crew for...

Postcard

Community Church

Date: 1964-08-22 

Description: Colorized postcard of the Community Church with many trees surrounding it.

Map or Atlas

Vilas County Map

Date: 1969-01 

Description: A map of Vilas county in northern Wisconsin.

Photograph

Ricing Camp

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Vilas County, Ricing camp, Rice Creek. Lac Du Flambeau area.

Photograph

Preparing a Muskie

Date: 1972-08-09 

Description: Two women stuffing a muskellunge with rice at the Musky Jamboree. Both women wear colorful flower print shirts. One woman wears a Boulder Junction Booster...

Photograph

Cranberry Harvest

Date: 1989 

Description: Cranberry harvest at Manitowish Waters.

Date: 1950 after

Description: Wisconsin Historical Marker near Trout Lake. The marker recognizes the first ever forest patrol flight.

The marker text reads:

"FIRST FOREST PATROL FLI...

Date: 1925 

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

Date: 1972-01 

Description: View from behind of group of spectators watching competitors at the World Snowmobile Championship.

Photograph

Ricing Camp

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Vilas County, Ricing camp, Rice Creek. Lac Du Flambeau area.

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...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: A postcard of a Native American (Ojibwa) at Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans prepared by Paul Vanderbil...

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,...

Photograph

CCC Youth Crew

Date: 1938 

Description: A crew of Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) youth starting for the field where they were working on ribes eradication as part of the effort to defeat the w...

Photograph

Mayo School

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Students pose in front of the Mayo School, District No. 1. There are large pine trees around the one-story building and a low fence in front. A "Mayo Schoo...

Date: 1933 

Description: This 1933 Wisconsin Conservation Dept. map shows roads, railroads, trails, lakes and streams, and the Trout Lake Game Refuge in Northern State Forest (whic...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: View along shoreline towards the new boat house constructed of Norway pine logs at Trout Lake. It is part of the forest ranger complex.

The handwritten t...

Date: 1923 

Description: Vilas County. Published by Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Ry.

Date: 1959 

Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of town. There is a lake in the background in the upper left.

Photograph

Sayner Resort

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Sayner Resort on Plum Lake.

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