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Description: A cross on Highway 110 South of Winchester marks the spot where Tabitha Dyer was killed in a car accident.
Description: Yawkey-Bissell Lumber Co. main line logging railroad tracks “through virgin pine timber” south of Trout Lake.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Passengers at the depot, awaiting the arrival of the train.
Date: 1983 ca.
Description: Men harvest cranberries by raking the fruit across flooded marshes onto a conveyor belt which loads the berries into trucks.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: This 1909 map of northern Wisconsin and a portion of Michigan's Upper Peninsula shows the Lac du Flambeau Indian Reservation, cities and villages, railroad...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: This mid 20th century map of Vilas County and northeastern Oneida County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, sections, cities and villages, rail...
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Outdoor view looking down a road towards several buildings and a lake.
Description: Students of the Mayo School, District No. 1, have gathered with their families for a picnic at a grove on the Deerskin River. Automobiles are parked under...
Description: The World Snowmobile Championship showing the track, snowmobiles, competitors, bleachers and spectators.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View looking down a very snowy Main Street. Main Street businesses visible on the left include Tire and Battery Service Marathon Tires. A group of people i...
Description: Colorized postcard of a sailboat in the moonlight. Text below reads "Greetings From Boulder Junction, Wisconsin."
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of Trout Lake of a group of six men posed with the pilot, possibly Jack Vilas, on an early seaplane or flying boat floating in the wate...
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Downtown Eagle River. Several storefronts and merchants remain the same.
Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of town. There is a lake in the background in the upper left.
Description: Star Lake, Arbor Vitae Township, with the railroad tracks of Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway on right and lake on the left.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: View along shoreline towards the new boat house constructed of Norway pine logs at Trout Lake. It is part of the forest ranger complex.
The handwritten t...
Description: Railroad track and station, with store and hotel.
Description: Image of a stagecoach full of people outside the post office on snow-covered ground, waiting to leave town. Text on image reads, "Stage, Leaving Arbor Vita...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Picnic party on the rocks along the shore, among the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a railroad station and a Western Union telegraph office.
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