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Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a small one-story cottage surrounded by trees and flowering plants. There is a large fishing hook on the wall near the door. There is a di...

Date: 1931 

Description: Cover of a Wisconsin tourism pamphlet for the 1932 season.

Date: 1940 

Description: Map shows hydrography and location of game fish in part of Vilas County, Wisconsin and Gogebic County, Michigan.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: The Wolf River House. The advertisement reads: "The Wolf River House; Hunters' and Fishermen's Resort; Rates $1.50 per day - $9.00 per week; Special Rates...

Date: 1954-01 

Description: Kenneth Kruse, a Madison policeman living at 5009 Flambeau Road, and his son Billy wait patiently for a nibble while ice fishing on Salmo Pond near Black E...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five Mennonite children walking down the middle of the road after a fishing trip.

Photograph

Cecelia Johnson

Date: 1948-08-11 

Description: Mrs. Arthur O. (Cecelia) Johnson holding up a 38-1/2 inch northern pike, which she caught in Lake Mendota near Spring Harbor.

Photograph

German Brown Trout

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: A view of freshly caught German Brown Trout, lying near a net and fishing pole.

Date:  date unknown

Description: During his career as an entertainer and magician, Ben Bergor of Madison also booked the acts and served as master of ceremonies for many sports shows aroun...

Date: 1907 after

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Madison Branch of the Madison Saddlery Company located at 313-317 E. Wilson Street. The event may be a recreational gathering...

Photograph

Woman with Fish

Date:  

Description: Woman in a boat showing a fish she has just caught on the Mississippi River.

Date: 1980 ca.

Description: This map shows schools, hotels, stations, roads, railroads, reefs, and public buildings. The upper right corner includes "A Summer and Winter Guide for Spo...

Photograph

Fishing Contest

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of large crowd of boys and girls fishing along the shoreline with bamboo poles at a lake. Very likely a sponsored "fishing contest." There are a few p...

Date: 1875-07 ca.

Description: Chicago Traveling Club encamped at McBride's Point at Maple Bluff on Lake Mendota near Madison. An African American sits at the left foreground with pans...

Date: 1961 

Description: Advertising photograph of a fisherman posing with fish in hand on a beach in front of an International Scout pickup.

Historical Object

Wisconsin Thematic Panel 12-18

Date:  

Description: She didn't quite make clear what we were going to find when we got here
on the outer edge of worry
It wasn't Chinamen and it wasn't wild rice
A ha...

Photograph

Fisherperson

Date:  

Description: A fisherwoman? stands knee deep in a river, presumably trout fishing.

Date: 1954-01 

Description: Walter Meske of Watertown displays his catch while ice fishing on Salmo Pond near Black Earth. The pond is stocked with rainbow trout by the Wisconsin Cons...

Date:  

Description: Men fishing in boats.

Date: 1950-04-15 

Description: Fisherman Roy "Chubby" Goodlad is shown at the open trunk of his car loading in fishing poles, a tackle box, and hip waders in preparation for the opening...

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