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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...

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view looking down Main Street.

Photograph

Post Office

Date:  

Description: Image of a stagecoach full of people outside the post office on snow-covered ground, waiting to leave town. Text on image reads, "Stage, Leaving Arbor Vita...

Photograph

Manitowish Lake

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Manitowish Lake in Manitowish Waters.

Photograph

Planting Seedlings

Date:  

Description: Planting seedings at the state nursery at Trout Lake.

Date: 1908 

Description: This 1908 map shows the town and range grid, sections, cities and villages, acreages, settlers, schools, wagon roads, railroads, saw mills, and lakes, stre...

Date: 1912 ca.

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

Photograph

Star Lake

Date: 1900 

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: 1972-01 

Description: The World Snowmobile Championship showing the track, snowmobiles, competitors, bleachers and spectators.

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...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: This 1909 map of northern Wisconsin and a portion of Michigan's Upper Peninsula shows the Lac du Flambeau Indian Reservation, cities and villages, railroad...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View of the main building at the Headquarters Camp State Board of Forestry at Trout Lake. This was the Headquarters of Field Instruction for Forest Ranger...

Postcard

The Gateway Inn

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of an empty bar and lounge. In the foreground are a number of circular seating areas of booths along a mirrored wall. The bar runs along the right...

Date: 1935-11-28 before

Description: Thanksgiving dinner menu from the Civilian Conservation Corps, 641st Company, at Camp Nine Mile, with a profile view of a turkey.

Photograph

Man Feeding a Bear

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: A man feeds a bear in a large cage at the Gateway Inn. A group of people are gathered at the right side of the cage.

Date: 1893 

Description: The log cabin of Len Thomas.

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...

Date: 1937-02 

Description: This topographical map of the forest preserve shows highways, roads, trails, telephone lines, Native American reservations, Ranger sub-stations, state nurs...

Date: 1912 

Description: Trout Lake Forest Headquarters, the deer corral, with four fawns. Three of the fawns are eating from a trough, the third from a pail held by a man, who may...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the King's Gateway Hotel of Land O' Lakes, Wisconsin, with header and footer color views of the hotel and neighboring Gateway Inn. There are...

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