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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

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Virginia Ross poses at a table in front of a large stove in the kitchen at Ross's Teal Lake Lodge.

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Boulder Lodge

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

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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Description: A woman stands next to a boulder along a drive leading to cabins. "BOULDER LODGE" is printed on the boulder. Boulder Lodge is located on Ghost Lake.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View down hill of dirt road leading to cabins clustered near lake.

Photograph

Jack Frost Lodge

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View from lawn down hill looking through trees towards a pavilion, with a weathervane on the roof, on the shore of Round Lake. The far shoreline is in the...

Date: 1935 ca.

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

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Description: A view of Lac Court O'Reilles at Schramm's Resort, including wood lawn chairs, a bench and trees. Part of a cottage is visible on the left.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View from lake of numerous cottages and outhouses on hillside near Round Lake.

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: 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 from lawn of two men in a wooden rowboat on Spider Lake. There are two docks each with a wooden rowboat tied to it.

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...

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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: Cottage on hillside near shore of Round Lake.

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Description: Exterior view of the Number 2 log cabin at Virgin Timber Lodge on Moose Lake.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View over Moose Lake of log building on low hillside. A man and another person are standing on a dock next to a wood boat with a small motor attached, and...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A small white playhouse with lattice trim is situated amongst newly planted spruce trees. Nearby is a large, elaborate, multi-level birdhouse.

Date: 1930 

Description: Cars parked at Ross' Teal Lake Lodge.

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