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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...


Camp 2

Date: 1912 

Description: Probably a view of a ranger camp house. There is a ladder propped outside at the front, and there is a broken window with temporary board repairs. Two men...

Date: 1959 

Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of town. There is a lake in the background in the upper left.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: A postcard of a Native American (Ojibwa) at Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans prepared by Paul Vanderbil...

Date: 1950 after

Description: Wisconsin Historical Marker near Trout Lake. The marker recognizes the first ever forest patrol flight.

The marker text reads:


Date: 1920 ca.

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

Date: 1946-11 after

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


Description: Forest rangers using an emergency phone on the back of a truck.


Star Lake and Road

Date: 1948 ca.

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

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: These two maps of the Town of Conover, Vilas County, Wisconsin, show private land holdings of a section or more as of 1927 and public lands in 1936. Acreag...


Buck Inn

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Buck Inn at Lost Lake Resort.


CLH and Ranger Mac

Date: 1911 

Description: Cornelius L. Harrington and Ranger McNeel planting tree seedlings at the Trout Lake nursery.

Date: 1895 

Description: Sewing room at Lac du Flambeau U.S. Government School for Indian children. Female students posed at their sewing machines and work tables.


Railroad Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a railroad station and a Western Union telegraph office.


Indian School

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: The school for Indians in Lac du Flambeau.


Plum Lake Boat Ride


Description: Large group of guests at Warner's Resort, Plum Lake, enjoying a boat ride.


Sayner Resort

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Sayner Resort on Plum Lake.


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...

Date: 1954 

Description: The dining room at Syd's Resort of the Woods, which shows tables set for a meal. Large picture windows have views of the lake and woods surrounding the res...

Date: 1947 

Description: Colorized postcard of a sailboat in the moonlight. Text below reads "Greetings From Boulder Junction, Wisconsin."

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