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Date: 1950 after

Description: Wisconsin Historical Marker near Trout Lake. The marker recognizes the first ever forest patrol flight.

The marker text reads:


Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of trees in front of Boulder Lake.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Interior view of Bob McGlinn's Dance Tavern showing the wooden dance floor with chairs and benches along the walls. In the back left corner is a stage. The...


Eagle River Bridge

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: View of Eagle River bridge.


Cranberry Harvest

Date: 1989 

Description: Cranberry harvest at Manitowish Waters.

Date: 1935-11-28 before

Description: Thanksgiving dinner menu from the Civilian Conservation Corps, 641st Company, at Camp Nine Mile, with a profile view of a turkey.

Date: 1940-02-25 

Description: Winter scene with cross country skiers from Eagle River skiing on the Anvil Lake Ski Trail in the Nicolet National Forest.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of the public school.


Description: Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indian cemetery, Lake Vieux Desert.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Boulder Lake. Pine trees can be seen in the foreground and shoreline and islands in the background. Text below reads: "Boulder Lake a...


CCC Youth Crew

Date: 1938 

Description: A crew of Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) youth starting for the field where they were working on ribes eradication as part of the effort to defeat the w...

Date: 1911 

Description: Yawkey-Bissell Lumber Co. main line logging railroad tracks “through virgin pine timber” south of Trout Lake.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Winter scene with sleigh carrying six well-bundled passengers pulled by two horses and pulling a skier behind in Eagle River, Wisconsin. The trees are blur...

Date: 1972-01 

Description: Winter scene on Wall Street. Two women cross the street and many cars are parked at the curb. Men appear in the background. Many business signs can be seen...

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: 1959 

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


Cutover Forest Area


Description: Forest area that once furnished employment for settlers, but through lack of reforestation was considered almost worthless at the time this image was creat...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Store front with goods on the front porch.


Machine Shop

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a machine shop, with a wagon in the foreground.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Color view of the main business district. Cars are parked in front of businesses, and are driving down the road. A flagpole and stop signs are in the foreg...

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