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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Group of three men fishing on the Fox River, with view of dam. There is a barge in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Several people stand on and fish from a pier. A shoreline is visible in the background.
Description: A view of the shore from the perspective of the water, featuring people rowing a boat, people standing on the shore, and houses along the shoreline.
Description: A small cove featuring a woman fishing from boat. Published by C. G. Eldredge.
Description: Man smoking pipe and holding two strings of fish.
Description: Boats docked at the fishing wharf. People are fishing from the pier, and a group of people are in a rowboat near a ferry. The bluff on the horizon is in Pe...
Description: Lake Mendota skin-divers, Dick Charmley and Gary Davies, shown with fish that they have harpooned. Dick is the son of Mr. and Mrs. C.C. Charmley, 20 Paget...
Description: Photomontage of a group of people cooking over an open fire at a campsite. One man is blowing the fire underneath a kettle, while two other men look on. A...
Description: Group of three men, four women, two girls, one boy, and a dog displaying fish caught.
Description: Advertising photograph of a fisherman posing with fish in hand on a beach in front of an International Scout pickup.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: "Keep Cool with Coolidge in Wisconsin This Summer". A stamp presumably issued by the Outdoor Club of Wisconsin, to promote tourism in northern Wisconsin. I...
Description: Shoreline view of people and cars gathered near a frozen lake. A few cars and ice fishing shelters are visible in the background.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Two men holding large fish pose near an ice fishing shanty off of Fish Creek. Another man stands behind them. There is man on an iceboat in the left backgr...
Description: Mrs. Ken Christenson pulls a perch out of a hole cut in the ice of Lake Mendota during sub-zero weather.
Description: Four fishermen in a boat lift nets on Lake Superior. The far shoreline is in the background.
Date: 1962-09-15 ca.
Description: A group of men, women and children fish from a dock located on the Fox River. In the background are commercial buildings along the shoreline.
Description: A scene of numerous small boats from which individuals are fishing on Spirit Lake. Text on photograph reads: "Fishing Scene, Spirit Lake, Iowa." and "J.W....
Description: Several men fishing along the edge of the water. One of them is sitting on a big tree trunk.
Description: Two Wisconsin symbols, the University of Wisconsin's "Bucky Badger" and the state's sports fishing logo, "Husky Musky," will be aboard the special train ca...
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