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Date: date unknown
Description: Two boys, probably brothers, using a small boat with outboard motor.
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...
Description: Large group of guests at Warner's Resort, Plum Lake, enjoying a boat ride.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Manitowish Lake in Manitowish Waters.
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...
Description: View across field of a number of men working to clear a field. There is a team of horses pulling a plow to create a furrow. There is a pine forest in the b...
Description: The log cabin of Len Thomas.
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...
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: 1912 ca.
Description: Vilas County, Ricing camp, Rice Creek. Lac Du Flambeau area.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Interior view of the living room in the Buck Inn at Lost Lake Resort.
Description: Trout Lake was the site of the first forest planting or nursery. This camp was at the north end of Trout Lake.
Description: Winter scene with six well-bundled passengers in a sleigh pulled by two horses and pulling two skiers behind. In the background are pine trees.
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...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: View from water of a child playing near a playpen on the lawn of a one and one-half story cottage on a slope along the shore of a lake. There is a stone se...
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...
Description: Cranberry harvest at Manitowish Waters.
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: Exterior view of the Buck Inn at Lost Lake Resort.
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