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Description: Man harvesting cranberries on water.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Native American settlement. This photograph is thought to represent a view of the Chippewa (Ojibwa) settlement at Lac du Flameau. Probably photographed by...
Description: A cross on Highway 110 South of Winchester marks the spot where Tabitha Dyer was killed in a car accident.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Indians playing a game at Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin. "The man in the center is holding counting sticks. A constant drumming is kept up to make concentra...
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: Senator and Mrs. Joseph R. McCarthy at the Gateway Hotel in Land O'Lakes. A very similar image appeared on the McCarthy's 1956 Christmas card contained in...
Description: Yawkey-Bissell Lumber Co. main line logging railroad tracks “through virgin pine timber” south of Trout Lake.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Passengers at the depot, awaiting the arrival of the train.
Date: 1983 ca.
Description: Men harvest cranberries by raking the fruit across flooded marshes onto a conveyor belt which loads the berries into trucks.
Description: Lodge interior at Northern Highland Lodge.
Description: Forest rangers using an emergency phone on the back of a truck.
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: 1990 ca.
Description: The Little Bohemia Lodge where John Dillinger and his gang escaped from the FBI after a shootout in 1934. The lodge was visited by members of the crew for...
Description: Mrs. Annie Sun stretching a deer hide.
Description: Planting seedings at the state nursery at Trout Lake.
Description: Infant Hygiene class at Land O' Lakes, Wisconsin.
Description: A nurse poses outdoors holding a Native American girl at the Lac du Flambeau Indian reservation.
Description: Trout Lake was the site of the first forest planting or nursery. This camp was at the north end of Trout Lake.
Description: Men with rakes and wearing waders work knee-deep in water harvesting cranberries on a flooded marsh.
Description: Ten men stand in row in front of a sign marking the 25th anniversary of the Eagle Scout Forestry Camp. They are each holding an Eagle Scout trophy. C.L. (N...
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...
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