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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...

Photograph

Wisconsin Cottage

Date: 1927 

Description: Four people and a dog pose in front of a small cottage with a large fieldstone fireplace. They are, from left: Armin Duchow and his father George, Potter,...

Date: 1941 

Description: Mrs. Annie Sun stretching a deer hide.

Map or Atlas

Vilas County Map

Date: 1969-01 

Description: A map of Vilas county in northern Wisconsin.

Photograph

At Laura Lake

Date: 1949-11-16 

Description: Three men, Mackie, Breuer, and Harrington, stand in front of Laura Lake. The far shoreline is in the far background. Laura Lake was surveyed by the Wiscons...

Map or Atlas

Vilas County Wisconsin

Date:  date unknown

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...

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...

Date: 1935 

Description: Barracks buildings at the Crystal Lake Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) camp.

Photograph

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: 1912 ca.

Description: Picnic party on the rocks along the shore, among the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Railroad track and station, with store and hotel.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: This mid-20th century map shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, roads, railroads, and lakes and streams in Vilas County,...

Date: 1929 

Description: Framework for a Chippewa (Ojibwa) wigwam (left) and long medicine lodge at Lac du Flambeau. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans prepar...

Date:  

Description: Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indian cemetery, Lake Vieux Desert.

Photograph

Neal in the Pines

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: C.L. (Neal) Harrington standing among the pines (Trout Lake?).

Date: 1940-02-25 

Description: Winter scene with cross country skiers from Eagle River skiing on the Anvil Lake Ski Trail in the Nicolet National Forest.

Date: 1974-07 

Description: Nelson takes time out during a campaign trip to talk with two boys. Dressed casually, Nelson is shown squatting down in a marsh area between the boys who a...

Date: 1911-05 

Description: Trout Lake was the site of the first forest planting or nursery. This camp was at the north end of Trout Lake.

Photograph

Train Time

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Passengers at the depot, awaiting the arrival of the train.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-colored portrait of Pete Christensen leaning on a porch post in front of a building. He is wearing a hat slanted against the sun.

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