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Date: 1908 

Description: This 1908 map shows the town and range grid, sections, cities and villages, acreages, settlers, schools, wagon roads, railroads, saw mills, and lakes, stre...

Photograph

Indian School

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: The school for Indians in Lac du Flambeau.

Photograph

Medicine Rock

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: "Medicine Rock", or Indian "spirit stone" near the principal village of the Chippewa Indian Reservation.

Date: 1952 

Description: This Wisconsin Conservation Dept. map shows sections, roads, rivers, and lakes in the Town of Presque Isle, Vilas County, Wisconsin as of March 1953. It do...

Date: 1914 

Description: This 1914 map shows the soil types in Vilas County, Wisconsin, and adjoining areas in Oneida, Forest, and Iron counties. Also depicted are the township and...

Photograph

CLH and Ranger Mac

Date: 1911 

Description: Cornelius L. Harrington and Ranger McNeel planting tree seedlings at the Trout Lake nursery.

Photograph

Star Lake

Date: 1900 

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: 1920 ca.

Description: This early 20th century map shows the soil types in Vilas County, Wisconsin, and adjoining areas in Oneida, Forest, Iron, and Price counties. Also depicted...

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Description: Forest rangers using an emergency phone on the back of a truck.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Elevated view of garden plots at the state nursery at Trout Lake. Young pines must be grown for two years in the nursery before being planted. In this phot...

Postcard

The Gateway Inn

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of an empty bar and lounge. In the foreground are a number of circular seating areas of booths along a mirrored wall. The bar runs along the right...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: A postcard of a Native American (Ojibwa) at Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans prepared by Paul Vanderbil...

Photograph

Cranberry Harvest

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: 1940 

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

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: This 1956 map shows sections, cities and villages, roads, railroads, and lakes and streams in the Eagle River area. All or part of the towns of Plum Lake,...

Date: 1913-03-22 

Description: A photographic postcard mailed from Boulder Junction, Wisconsin. It is addressed to M.E. and A.H. McDonald, Bradley, Wisconsin, Lincoln Co. Box #46. The fr...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: These two maps of the Town of Conover, Vilas County, Wisconsin, show private land holdings of a section or more as of 1927 and public lands in 1936. Acreag...

Photograph

Plum Lake Boat Ride

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Description: Large group of guests at Warner's Resort, Plum Lake, enjoying a boat ride.

Date: 1959 

Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of town. There is a lake in the background in the upper left.

Photograph

Cranberry Harvest

Date: 1983 

Description: Cranberry marshes flooded and full of cranberries for the harvest. In the background is farm equipment, and men are removing the cranberries from the marsh...

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