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Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Scenic view from shoreline over Namakagon Lake towards the opposite shoreline. There are two large buildings nestled among trees with a pergola on the lawn...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: View from water of a woman wearing a bathing suit sitting on the dock in front of a cabin. Five people stand on the porch of the cabin looking out over the...
Description: Two metal rowboats are pulled up on the shoreline of Lake Wilipyro. The lake and trees on the opposite shore are visible in the background. A small animal...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a log church showing the front doorway and entry way and the left side of the building. There is a stone chimney at the back near another...
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of an aerial view of Lake Owen near Cable. Most of the lake is located within the Chequamegon National Forest.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Exterior view across lawn of the Lake O'Bays Hotel on Lake Namakagon. The hotel is a two-story building with many windows. There is a road or path in front...
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: View from water towards shoreline of two boats on Lake Namakagon tied up in front of two log cabins. A deer (not known if it is real or a statue) stands on...
Description: Three tipis on the shore of East Lake, now called Lake Tahkodah.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View across field of four dwellings and a two-car garage located amongst very large pine trees. There are newly planted deciduous trees and hedges.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Bobynn Tavern and Dining Hall on Lake Namakagon. Lake Namakagon is located in the Chequamegon National Forest.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: View of Gateway to Bobynn on Lake Namakagon, labeled as Cable and Grand View, Wisconsin. In front is a dirt road with two signs that read "The Bobynn." Beh...
Description: Guardrail along Highway 63, bordered with dense vegetation.
Description: Color postcard of Trinity Lutheran Church. It is a log chapel, built of native timber, and designed to fit the Northwoods area.
Description: View across water of men and children swimming around and diving off of a diving platform at Lakewoods Resort on Namakagon Lake. In the distance is the far...
Description: View across water of four people in a canoe on Cable Lake, with the W.A. Dennis Point Cottage and pine trees visible on the opposite shoreline.
Description: View looking down tree-lined road and birch log fence. The road is along a shoreline and leads to the Lakewoods Country Club. Three buildings are along a l...
Description: View across road of automobile parked next to gasoline pump outside of the Blue Moon Tavern on County Highway 24.
Description: View of a man sitting on a wooden bench in front of small pine trees and a single-story log cabin with brick chimney.
Description: Aerial view of Cable, in northern Wisconsin. Text at foot reads, "Airplane View of Cable, Wis. 244."
Description: Color postcard of the Main Street Shopping Center. A food market, a drug store and Post Office can be seen.
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