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Date: 1921 ca.
Description: Postcard depicting a group of Potawatomi men at Stone Lake playing the game of moccasin. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans prepared...
Description: Exterior view of the district school house property, with a young boy standing on the front steps. There is a hand-pump on a wood platform in front of the...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Chrome color postcard of the boat launch area. Text on back reads: "Forest County Veteran's Memorial Park located 3 miles from Crandon, WI on the south sho...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Map shows swamps, windfalls, roads and railroads. Status of some land marked (O, S, X) but lacks explanation.
Description: Man in uniform leaning up against the base of a large tree.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Colorized photographic postcard showing Keith & Hiles lumber mill. There is a tall building on the right that appears to be a silo.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Small town completely dependent on the sawmill. When the sawmill closed down, the town disappeared.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of Lake Metonga, with marshy area in foreground.
Date: date unknown
Description: Presbyterian Church.
Description: Leona street scene with parked cars in front of Connor's Big Department Store and the Hotel Gordon, photographed sometime during the summer of 1941. Soon...
Description: Steet in downtown Crandon.
Description: Crandon courthouse and jail.
Description: View uphill towards a sugar house, constructed of vertical logs, with a tall, metal chimney at the back. Smoke is coming out of the partially open double d...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: This 1920 map of Forest County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, sections, cities and villages, lakes and streams, roads, "steam railroads," s...
Description: A field of potato plants, with a forest in the background. A man is leaning against a basswood or linden tree that stands approximately eighty-five feet ta...
Description: Two buildings, perhaps outhouses, and farm equipment in the vicinity of Crandon.
Description: Part of Main Street in Laona. Three men stand in front of the corner building and another man is on horseback. A woman carries a child to the left.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Lumber camp group, W.H. Rogers Lumber Co., near Nashville.
Description: View looking down hill towards Stone Lake, with wooded shoreline and a two-story log building in the foreground.
Description: Photographic postcard of a group of workers, horses, and a dog posing on at railroad siding at C.W. Begg's mill.
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