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Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Students work at their desks in the Mayo School, District No. 1. A row of books forms the foreground; history lessons from the time of reconstruction after...
Description: Joe Mietus, 16, poses at the Mayo School, District No. 1. On the reverse of the photograph is written, "Has invented several home made farm tools. Also has...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: View of an automobile parked along the side of the road during a scenic drive through virgin forest near Lac du Flambeau.
Date: date unknown
Description: The business district.
Description: Gene Mayo, 14, poses in front of double doors holding his cap. He is a student at the Mayo School, District No. 1. On the reverse of the photograph is writ...
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: The school for Indians in Lac du Flambeau.
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...
Description: Trout Lake was the site of the first forest planting or nursery. This camp was at the north end of Trout Lake.
Description: Pictured in a heart-shaped frame is a story and one-half house with vertical log siding on the lower floor with a stand of large pine trees in the backgrou...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: "Medicine Rock", or Indian "spirit stone" near the principal village of the Chippewa Indian Reservation.
Description: A Chippewa (Ojibwa) mother with two children, one of whom is in a cradleboard, at the Lac du Flambeau reservation. This image is part of an exhibit about...
Description: Tom Simoc, 14, poses with a Guernsey cow near a log barn. On the reverse of the photograph is written, "Won prizes at Co. Fair, 1930." Tom was the son of N...
Description: Winter scene with two women wearing hats and coats in a sleigh pulled by a white horse over snow, Eagle River, Wisconsin. A man stands beside the sleigh, a...
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...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Store front with goods on the front porch.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a railroad station and a Western Union telegraph office.
Description: Seven pupils graduating from the Mayo School, District No. 1, pose sitting in a row in their classroom. The room has been decorated with flowers, crepe pap...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: View of Eagle River bridge.
Description: Overnight camping for automobile travelers.
Date: 1983 ca.
Description: Men harvest cranberries by raking the fruit across flooded marshes onto a conveyor belt which loads the berries into trucks.
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