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Photograph

The School at Work

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Students work at their desks in the Mayo School, District No. 1. A row of books forms the foreground; history lessons from the time of reconstruction after...

Photograph

The Inventor

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Joe Mietus, 16, poses at the Mayo School, District No. 1. On the reverse of the photograph is written, "Has invented several home made farm tools. Also has...

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: 1940 ca.

Description: View of trees in front of Boulder Lake.

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.

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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.

Photograph

Sleigh Riders

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Winter scene with two women wearing hats and coats in a sleigh pulled by a white horse over snow, Eagle River, Wisconsin. A man stands beside the sleigh, a...

Photograph

Cranberry Harvest

Date: 1983 ca.

Description: Men harvest cranberries by raking the fruit across flooded marshes onto a conveyor belt which loads the berries into trucks.

Date: 1915 ca.

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

Date: 1955-10-15 

Description: Neil LeMany, Chief Forest Ranger at the Forest Protection Headquarters in Tomahawk, C.L. Harrington, superintendent of the Forest and Parks Division of the...

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Graduation

Date: 1929 

Description: Seven pupils graduating from the Mayo School, District No. 1, pose sitting in a row in their classroom. The room has been decorated with flowers, crepe pap...

Photograph

Ricing Camp

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Vilas County, Ricing camp, Rice Creek. Lac Du Flambeau area.

Date: 1960-06 

Description: Historic Sites Committee, State Historical Society Annual Meeting. Members featured from left to right include: Carl Guell, State Aeronautics Commission, T...

Photograph

Gene Mayo

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Gene Mayo, 14, poses in front of double doors holding his cap. He is a student at the Mayo School, District No. 1. On the reverse of the photograph is writ...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Overnight camping for automobile travelers.

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...

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Description: Two women and an infant represent three generations of an Indian family. They are posing at the steps of the Health Center, where they are to attend Mother...

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view looking down Main Street.

Photograph

Picnic Grove

Date: 1930 

Description: Students of the Mayo School, District No. 1, have gathered with their families for a picnic at a grove on the Deerskin River. Automobiles are parked under...

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.

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