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Description: Stable of boats kept at Forest Home Resort.

Date: 1936 before

Description: The porch at Warner's Resort, at Plum Lake.

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: 1926 

Description: This Wisconsin Conservation Commission map from the 1920s shows roads, railroads, campsites, lookout towers, and privately owned lands in Northern Forest S...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Chippewa woman standing outdoors stirring one of three pots suspended over an open fire.


Description: The lobby at Warner's Resort, Plum Lake.

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: This 1956 map shows sections, cities and villages, roads, railroads, and lakes and streams in the Eagle River area. All or part of the towns of Plum Lake,...


Description: Exterior view of the Birch Cottage at Everett's Resort surrounded by trees. There is a cushioned porch swing and other outdoor furniture on the rustic porc...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of three buildings; a store, hotel and post office. A group of men are sitting on the porch at the post office.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: The first forestry building at Trout Lake Headquarters. It served the crew for eating and sleeping while they were clearing for the nursery site in progres...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: This building was used for cooking and eating. The clothesline on the left has clothes hanging on it. Neal Harrington has written on the postcard:



Ricing Camp

Date: 1912 ca.

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

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: View of an automobile parked along the side of the road during a scenic drive through virgin forest near Lac du Flambeau.

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.

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...


Sleigh Riders

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Winter scene with two women wearing hats and coats in a sleigh pulled by a white horse over snow, Eagle River, Wisconsin. A man stands beside the sleigh, a...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Indians playing a game at Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin. "The man in the center is holding counting sticks. A constant drumming is kept up to make concentra...

Map or Atlas

Vilas County Map

Date: 1969-01 

Description: A map of Vilas county in northern Wisconsin.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Boulder Lake surrounded by trees.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Interior view of the living room in the Buck Inn at Lost Lake Resort.

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