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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

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...

Date: 1969-01 

Description: A snowmobile rider long-jumps at the Eagle River Snowmobile Derby. According to the notes in the photograph album, this was the "world record long jump." T...

Date: 1946-11 after

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

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Train Time

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Passengers at the depot, awaiting the arrival of the train.

Date: 1960-06 

Description: Historic Sites Committee, State Historical Society Annual Meeting. Members featured from left to right include: Carl Guell, State Aeronautics Commission, T...

Photograph

Musky Fishing

Date: 1969 

Description: Two men in a canoe on a lake. One man is pulling a muskellunge (musky) out of the water with his fishing pole. The other man is standing and holding a net...

Date: 1936 

Description: Walker Reid (1929-2016) standing alongside tree with Indian girl. Reid Walker shown is 7-years-old, and is the son of Carol McMillan Reid. Portrait taken a...

Date: 1972-01 

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

Date: 1915 ca.

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

Date: 1969 

Description: Two men in a canoe on a lake, with one of the men holding a muskellunge (musky) hooked on a fishing line, and a fishing net. The other man is holding the f...

Photograph

Manitowish Lake

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Manitowish Lake in Manitowish Waters.

Photograph

At Laura Lake

Date: 1949-11-16 

Description: Three men, Mackie, Breuer, and Harrington, stand in front of Laura Lake. The far shoreline is in the far background. Laura Lake was surveyed by the Wiscons...

Date: 1941 

Description: Mrs. Annie Sun stretching a deer hide.

Photograph

Ricing Camp

Date: 1912 ca.

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

Photograph

Star Lake and Road

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Outdoor view looking down a road towards several buildings and a lake.

Photograph

Cranberry Harvest

Date: 1989 

Description: Cranberry harvest at Manitowish Waters.

Photograph

Cranberry Harvest

Date: 1983 

Description: Cranberry marshes flooded and full of cranberries for the harvest. In the background is farm equipment, and men are removing the cranberries from the marsh...

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...

Date: 1967 

Description: View down slope towards a green tent pitched on a hill overlooking Star Lake. A man is cooking on a grill near the tent.

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