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Spider Lake

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Alex LeTourneau's Resort on Spider Lake.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: White clapboard cottage near shore of Little Spider Lake.

Photograph

Boulder Lodge

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Description: A woman sitting on a horse near cabins at Boulder Lodge.

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View down dirt driveway lined with stones leading up to a main building at Leibman's Resort on Lake Chippewa. Two automobiles are parked off to the far rig...

Postcard

Log Cabin Store

Date: 1941 

Description: Exterior view of a log cabin store at Pine Grove Resort on Little Round Lake. There are two gas pumps in front, and trees and a lake in the background.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Two automobiles parked outside the two-story wooden building, which has a wrap around screened in porch on the first floor. This building is the Northwood'...

Photograph

Northwoods Inn

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View from road of clapboard buildings, one with a large enclosed front porch, bordering the roadway. There is a Cities Service Oils gas pump and a sign for...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View across field of a one-story log cabin, Smead's Cloverleaf Lodge, across Teal Lake. There is a wooden dock across the lake in front of the lodge and a...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View up hill of a man sitting on a horse in front of cabin with a log foundation. Two other unsaddled horses are also in the yard along with two dogs. Ther...

Lesson Plan

Teal Lake Lodge, 1923

Learn about the development of tourism in northern Wisconsin by examining a a family-owned resort which has operated since the 1920s

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Description: Exterior view of the dining room at the Leibman's Resort on Chippewa Lake.

Photograph

Kaiser's Wildwoods

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View from water of cabins in woods near shore of northern Wisconsin lake.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Birch trees and pine trees in front of a one-story cabin with front porch at the King's Birchgrove Resort on Moose Lake.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Man with oar sitting in rowboat with a motor attached, paddling near shore of Spider Lake. "Point Henry Resort" is stenciled on the side of the boat.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the front facade showing the main doorway and front porch on the Jack Frost Lodge No. 2 on Round Lake. The building has one brick chimney...

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Description: A car parked by resort cabins on cutover land. There is a birdhouse perched on a tall pole in the yard.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Wooden rowboats tied along shoreline of Moose Lake. One boat has a small trolling motor. A small building is along the shore near a dock with a bench.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Log cabin near Spider Lake built with vertical logs. A tall pine tree grows nearby.

Photograph

Moccasin Resort

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Stone retaining wall along a road leading to a northern Wisconsin resort property on Lac Court Oreilles Lake. A pavilion and buildings border the road. The...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Four men and two women outside lakeside cabin built with vertical logs at Spider Lake. One women is sitting on the ground hugging a dog, and the other wom...

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