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Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Automobile parked next to log cabin situated near shore of Teal Lake.

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...

Photograph

Kaiser's Wildwoods

Date: 1935 ca.

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

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Description: Nelson Ross posing with muskellunge caught by Claude Baudy at Ross' Teal Lake Lodge. Fish was caught using a goldfish for bait.

Photograph

Lake Chippewa

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Treeland Pines Resort on Lake Chippewa.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Two-story log building surrounded by immature trees on Moose Lake. There is a flagpole on the left, and automobiles are parked in the foreground.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Winter scene with Mary and Nelson Ross of Ross' Teal Lake Lodge. They are posing in the snow with skis and snowshoes.

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: 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...

Photograph

Spider Lake

Date: 1935 ca.

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

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Virginia Hess posing with a muskellunge near the fish scale at Ross Teal Lake Lodge. Virginia Hess was a member of the Hess Oil Co. family, was from Chicag...

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'...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Exterior view through trees of the Jack Frost Lodge No. 1 on Round Lake. Three-quarter length view of the two-story building with a wraparound porch on the...

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: 1935 ca.

Description: View from lake of cabins in northern Wisconsin forest, with boat docks along the shoreline.

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.

Photograph

Lake Chippewa

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Treeland Pines resort on Lake Chippewa.

Date: 1935 ca.

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

Date: 1935 ca.

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

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