Notes on Bent's Camp, in Vilas County, 1906.

Vilas County Notes, 1906


J. Seymour Currey, president of the Evanston Illinois Historical Society, shared these notes about the lakes of Vilas County, Wisconsin, with his colleague Reuben Gold Thwaites, superintendent of the Wisconsin Historical Society. They include information on Charles A. Bent and his family, owners of a resort between Boulder Junction and Land O Lakes, and on the origin of the names of several Vilas County lakes.


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Creator: Currey, J. Seymour
Pub Data: Unpublished manuscripts from the Wisconsin Historical Society (Northland SC 28).
Citation: Currey, J. Seymour. "Vilas County Notes, 1906." Unpublished manuscripts from the Wisconsin Historical Society (Northland SC 28). Online facsimile at:  http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wipionexp.Currey2a; Visited on: 8/30/2014
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