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Planting Seedlings

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

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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.

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Description: Stable of boats kept at Forest Home Resort.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Interior view of the living room in the Buck Inn at Lost Lake Resort.

Date: 1977-10 

Description: Man harvesting cranberries on water.

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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: 1969-01 

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...

Photograph

Manitowish Lake

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Manitowish Lake in Manitowish Waters.

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Buck Inn

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Buck Inn at Lost Lake Resort.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Chippewa woman standing outdoors stirring one of three pots suspended over an open fire.

Date: 1963 

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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Sayner Resort

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Sayner Resort on Plum Lake.

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Highway 110 Cross

Date: 1997-06 

Description: A cross on Highway 110 South of Winchester marks the spot where Tabitha Dyer was killed in a car accident.

Date: 1935 

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

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CCC Youth Crew

Date: 1938 

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...

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Railroad Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a railroad station and a Western Union telegraph office.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: This building was used for cooking and eating. The clothesline on the left has clothes hanging on it. Neal Harrington has written on the postcard:

"Trout...

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...

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

Tom Simoc

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Tom Simoc, 14, poses with a Guernsey cow near a log barn. On the reverse of the photograph is written, "Won prizes at Co. Fair, 1930." Tom was the son of N...

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