Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Yawkey-Bissell Lumber Co. main line logging railroad tracks “through virgin pine timber” south of Trout Lake.
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...
Description: The log cabin of Len Thomas.
Description: Infant Hygiene class at Land O' Lakes, Wisconsin.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Vilas County, Ricing camp, Rice Creek. Lac Du Flambeau area.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: View looking down middle of Main Street. Businesses from left to right include the U.S. Post Office, Tire & Battery Service, Store - Tourist & Supplies, St...
Date: date unknown
Description: Two boys, probably brothers, using a small boat with outboard motor.
Description: A boy is bathing a doll in Infant Hygiene Class while other classmates watch.
Description: Large group of guests at Warner's Resort, Plum Lake, enjoying a boat ride.
Description: Hand-colored portrait of Pete Christensen leaning on a porch post in front of a building. He is wearing a hat slanted against the sun.
Date: 1990 ca.
Description: The Little Bohemia Lodge where John Dillinger and his gang escaped from the FBI after a shootout in 1934. The lodge was visited by members of the crew for...
Description: Historic Sites Committee, State Historical Society Annual Meeting. Members featured from left to right include: Carl Guell, State Aeronautics Commission, T...
Date: 1983 ca.
Description: Men with rakes and wearing waders work knee-deep in water harvesting cranberries on a flooded marsh.
Description: Barracks buildings at the Crystal Lake Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) camp.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of three buildings; a store, hotel and post office. A group of men are sitting on the porch at the post office.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Bare trees are silhouetted against the sunlight reflected on Eagle Lake.
Date: 1946-11 after
Description: Recently-elected Senator Joseph R. McCarthy tasting a favorite recipe for pheasant during vacation.
Description: Lodge interior at Northern Highland Lodge.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706