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Description: This 1914 map shows the soil types in Vilas County, Wisconsin, and adjoining areas in Oneida, Forest, and Iron counties. Also depicted are the township and...
Description: A Wisconsin state official historical marker titled 'Forest Restoration, The Beginning.'
The text reads: "This place on Trout Lake was selected by E.M. G...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: This early 20th century map shows the soil types in Vilas County, Wisconsin, and adjoining areas in Oneida, Forest, Iron, and Price counties. Also depicted...
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: 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...
Date: 1946-11 after
Description: A vigorous campaigner, Joseph R. McCarthy relaxes in front of a log cabin fireplace after his electoral campaign.
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...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Passengers at the depot, awaiting the arrival of the train.
Description: Historic Sites Committee, State Historical Society Annual Meeting. Members featured from left to right include: Carl Guell, State Aeronautics Commission, T...
Description: Two men in a canoe on a lake. One man is pulling a muskellunge (musky) out of the water with his fishing pole. The other man is standing and holding a net...
Description: This map shows historical sites, picnic grounds, public boat landings, canoe and motor boat trips, and resort locations. The left margin of the map include...
Date: date unknown
Description: Mr. Bearskin, a medicine man, at Lac du Flambeau seated in front of of a wigwam covered with elm bark. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americ...
Description: Exterior view of The Cherry at Everett's Resort.
Description: Walker Reid (1929-2016) standing alongside tree with Indian girl. Reid Walker shown is 7-years-old, and is the son of Carol McMillan Reid. Portrait taken a...
Description: View from behind of group of spectators watching competitors at the World Snowmobile Championship.
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...
Description: A wooded lakeside scene at Wilsie's WHite Birch Lodge including a small bridge and a footpath leading to picnic tables.
Description: The log cabin of Len Thomas.
Description: Boulder Lake surrounded by trees.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Railroad track and station, with store and hotel.
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