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Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Elevated view of garden plots at the state nursery at Trout Lake. Young pines must be grown for two years in the nursery before being planted. In this phot...
Description: A wooded lakeside scene at Wilsie's WHite Birch Lodge including a small bridge and a footpath leading to picnic tables.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard from hill of White Sand Lake seen through trees. A raft with a diving platform is near the shoreline.
Description: Color postcard of the Community Church with many trees surrounding it.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of Trout Lake of a group of six men posed with the pilot, possibly Jack Vilas, on an early seaplane or flying boat floating in the wate...
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...
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.
Description: Trout Lake Forest Headquarters, the deer corral, with four fawns. Three of the fawns are eating from a trough, the third from a pail held by a man, who may...
Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of town. There is a lake in the background in the upper left.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View across water of the east shore of Trout Lake.
Description: View of front of vertical log barn. Probably built in the late 19th century. It has a louvered cupola or ventilator, T-crossed barn doors and three glass w...
Description: Exterior view of the Raven, a humble cottage in the woods at Wilsie's White Birch Lodge.
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.
Description: Photographic postcard of a cottage path at Syd's Resort of the Woods. Many cottages appear through the trees and a lawn swing is on the right. Many of the...
Description: A photographic postcard mailed from Boulder Junction, Wisconsin. It is addressed to M.E. and A.H. McDonald, Bradley, Wisconsin, Lincoln Co. Box #46. The fr...
Description: Photographic postcard of Williams' Bay on Boulder Lake.
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...
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...
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