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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...

Photograph

Chippewa Settlement

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Native American settlement. This photograph is thought to represent a view of the Chippewa (Ojibwa) settlement at Lac du Flameau. Probably photographed by...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Color view of the main business district. Cars are parked in front of businesses, and are driving down the road. A flagpole and stop signs are in the foreg...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: This 1909 map of northern Wisconsin and a portion of Michigan's Upper Peninsula shows the Lac du Flambeau Indian Reservation, cities and villages, railroad...

Photograph

Cranberry Harvest

Date: 1983 ca.

Description: Men harvest cranberries by raking the fruit across flooded marshes onto a conveyor belt which loads the berries into trucks.

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: 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...

Photograph

Buck Inn

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Buck Inn at Lost Lake Resort.

Date: 1935 

Description: This map shows railroads, telephone lines, roads, trails, schools, sub-agency, lookout stations, churches, community centers, and school site and farm. Bil...

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: Color view of the commercial district. Cars are parked in front of businesses. A flagpole and a stop sign are on a highway island in the foreground.

Photograph

Star Lake Forest

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: A man on the left, leaning against a tree, appears to be addressing a large group of other men facing him. There is a large decaying tree stump in the fore...

Photograph

Tom Simoc

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Tom Simoc, 14, poses with a Guernsey cow near a log barn. On the reverse of the photograph is written, "Won prizes at Co. Fair, 1930." Tom was the son of N...

Date: 1911 

Description: Yawkey-Bissell Lumber Co. main line logging railroad tracks “through virgin pine timber” south of Trout Lake.

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: This mid 20th century map of Vilas County and northeastern Oneida County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, sections, cities and villages, rail...

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: 1922-09-03 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of the Wittenberg Grays baseball team, presumably taken at a baseball field. Front row is seated on a makeshift bench. Melvin Schlytter...

Date: 1914 

Description: This 1914 map shows the soil types in Vilas County, Wisconsin, and adjoining areas in Oneida, Forest, and Iron counties. Also depicted are the township and...

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,...

Date: 1915 ca.

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

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: This map shows nature trails, public attractions, public hunting and fishing grounds, dams, waysides, lakes, highways, and roads. The upper right corner in...

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