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Young Boys in Boat

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two boys, probably brothers, using a small boat with outboard motor.


Business District

Date:  date unknown

Description: The business district.


Indian School

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: The school for Indians in Lac du Flambeau.


Description: Lodge interior at Northern Highland Lodge.


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: 1958-07-14 

Description: Photographic postcard of a cottage path at Syd's Resort of the Woods. Many cottages appear through the trees and a lawn swing is on the right. Many of the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Overnight camping for automobile travelers.


Manitowish Lake

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Manitowish Lake in Manitowish Waters.

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: 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: 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.


Post Office


Description: Image of a stagecoach full of people outside the post office on snow-covered ground, waiting to leave town. Text on image reads, "Stage, Leaving Arbor Vita...

Date:  ca.

Description: View of front of vertical log barn. Probably built in the late 19th century. It has a louvered cupola or ventilator, T-crossed barn doors and three glass w...

Date: 1935 

Description: Barracks buildings at the Crystal Lake Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) camp.

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: This mid 20th century map of Vilas County and northeastern Oneida County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, sections, cities and villages, rail...

Date: 1954 

Description: The dining room at Syd's Resort of the Woods, which shows tables set for a meal. Large picture windows have views of the lake and woods surrounding the res...

Date: 1911-05 

Description: Trout Lake was the site of the first forest planting or nursery. This camp was at the north end of Trout Lake.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: This building was used for cooking and eating. The clothesline on the left has clothes hanging on it. Neal Harrington has written on the postcard:


Date: 1972-05 

Description: Spring scene on Wall Street. The building is the Arbutus Inn, hotel, bar and dining room. It was also the original Snowmobile Hall of Fame. Two boys are st...


Cranberry Harvest

Date: 1983 ca.

Description: Men with rakes and wearing waders work knee-deep in water harvesting cranberries on a flooded marsh.

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