Date: 1949 

Description: This map shows points of interest, historic sites, buildings, trails, roads, and general animal and plant locations.

Date: 1987 

Description: This map shows county forests, state, federal, and interstate highways. County forests lands are shown in light green. The front of the map includes images...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: This map shows roads and lakes and includes an inset illustration of Manitowish Waters Fish Hatchery. The back of the map includes a resorts directory, tex...

Date: 1908-07-03 before

Description: Folded menu from the Hotel Müller, with hikers on the die-cut flap, ascending a mountain, and mountains and sky on the panel beneath. The drawings are sign...

Date: 1964 

Description: This 1964 maps shows roads, boat landings and marinas, campgrounds, canoe trails and portages, and lakes and streams in parts of Vilas, Oneida, and Iron co...

Date: 1908-07-03 before

Description: Foldout menu from the Hotel Müller, with two men using a pick and line to ascend a mountain on the flap, which opens to reveal the men as they attain the s...


Group in the Woods

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men and women walking on an unpaved path through a forest area.

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

Historical Essay

Campers' Wash-Up Kit

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Wash-Up Kit made by the Bay West Company, Green Bay. Distributed by the Yankee Paper and Specialty Co. of Menasha in the 1920s. (Museum object #1998.6.2)

Date: 1994 

Description: This brochure consists of a series of 16 maps of the Elroy-Sparta State Trail and the 400 State Trail, as well as the Omaha Trail between Sparta and Camp D...

Historical Object

109 - Various Scenes Joy Camps


Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying seven photographs. Scenes depicted: canoes and campers on a lake; campers on a wooden footbridge; campers cookin...


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