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Long Lake C.C.C. Camp

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Description: View overlooking Long Lake C.C.C. Camp with exteriors of buildings and flagpole.
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McCormick Family at Island Lake Camp

Date: 1888
Description: McCormick family group photo at Island Lake Camp in Northwestern Wisconsin, owned by Dr. William C. Gray (editor of "The Interior") and the McCormicks. Sta...
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Man at Chautauqua

Date: 1906
Description: A man in bow tie and suspenders sits in front of a small tent. Next to him is a rocking chair with a sign on it that says "Don't you see I'm Lonely." Writt...
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Indian Sugar Camp

Date: 1850
Description: Chippewa Indian Sugar Camp. Plate 61, preceding p. 199, vol. I, The Indian tribes of the United States: their history antiquities, customs, religion, ar...
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Gymnastics at Boys Busy Life Camp, Lake Keesus

Date: 1915
Description: Boys demonstrate acrobatic skills on the grounds of their summer camp.
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Girl Scouts Around a Camp Fire

Date: October 10 1941
Description: Eight Girl Scouts kneeling around a campfire inside a campfire ring at Camp Indianola.
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Girl Scouts at Camp Indianola

Date: October 10 1941
Description: Eight Girl Scouts are standing at the edge of Lake Mendota with the Madison skyline in the background at Camp Indianola.
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Kiddie Camp Display Window

Date: April 27 1934
Description: Three little girls, members of the Emerson Fresh Air school and the Longfellow Nutrition room, play with puppies in the Capital Times Kiddie Camp di...
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Lunch at Kiddie Camp

Date: July 17 1933
Description: Children sit at a table and have lunch at The Capital Times Kiddie Camp.
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Children in a Big Sandbox

Date: July 17 1933
Description: A large group of children plays in a sandbox at The Capital Times Kiddie Camp.
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Barbers at Kiddie Camp

Date: August 10 1933
Description: Barbers cut the hair of four children at The Capital Times Kiddie Camp with other barbers and children looking on.
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Children at Kiddie Camp

Date: July 17 1933
Description: A group of children around a picnic table poses while doing crafts at The Capital Times Kiddie Camp.
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Girl Showering in Bathing Suit at Camp

Date: July 17 1933
Description: Young girl in bathing suit standing under the shower at "The Capital Times" Kiddie Camp.
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Pre-Camp Physical

Date: July 14 1933
Description: Doctor John E. Gonce examines a child's throat while other children wait in line, in order to go to "The Capital Times" Kiddie Camp.
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Anxiously Waiting

Date: July 14 1933
Description: Two girls and a boy wait on steps in front of their house to go to The Capital Times Kiddie Camp, clutching parcels that hold their camp clothes.
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Tent at Tent Colony

Date: June 27 1931
Description: Man sawing wood in front of a tent in the woods at the University of Wisconsin Tent Colony. The tent is set up on a wood platform. Also known as Camp Galli...
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Log Cabin Tourist Camp

Date: June 11 1931
Description: View down road towards the Log Cabin tourist camp at 6611 University Avenue.
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Alice in Dairyland, Mary Ellen Jenks

Date: September 02 1953
Description: Mary Ellen Jenks, the 1953 Alice in Dairyland, visits a Boy Scout camp, where she is surrounded by admiring scouts and a member of the navy.
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Camp Ammon

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Description: Entrance to "Camp Ammon," the Boy Scout camp at the Wisconsin State Fair. The camp was named for the director of the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture.
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After the Fair is Over

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Description: William Kammoeller, a 4-H Junior Fair camper, waiting in the Youth Building for the car to take him home.

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