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Description: Colorized postcard of the Community Church with many trees surrounding it.
Date: date unknown
Description: Two boys, probably brothers, using a small boat with outboard motor.
Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of town. There is a lake in the background in the upper left.
Description: View through trees of a wet boathouse at The Morey Resort.
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: This 1933 Wisconsin Conservation Dept. map shows roads, railroads, trails, lakes and streams, and the Trout Lake Game Refuge in Northern State Forest (whic...
Description: This map of Vilas County, Wisconsin, from the first half of the 20th century, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, road...
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...
Description: Large group of guests at Warner's Resort, Plum Lake, enjoying a boat ride.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Manitowish Lake in Manitowish Waters.
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...
Description: View across field of a number of men working to clear a field. There is a team of horses pulling a plow to create a furrow. There is a pine forest in the b...
Description: This manuscript map by Increase Lapham, drawn in the last year of his life, shows landownership, roads and railroads, springs, and boat houses around Ocono...
Description: The log cabin of Len Thomas.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: A cabin located in woods consisting of young birch and pine trees, a wooden chair situated under the trees. Sylvan Retreat was located near Lac du Flambeau...
Description: Star Lake, Arbor Vitae Township, with the railroad tracks of Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway on right and lake on the left.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Vilas County, Ricing camp, Rice Creek. Lac Du Flambeau area.
Description: Vilas County. Published by Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Ry.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Interior view of the living room in the Buck Inn at Lost Lake Resort.
Description: Trout Lake was the site of the first forest planting or nursery. This camp was at the north end of Trout Lake.
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