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Description: Looking West from Knight Block, with shipping piers and sailing ships on right side, railroad on left, trees in background. Horse-drawn carriages on street...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Ashland, and the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Postcard reads "Soo Line Depot, Ashland, Wis."
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of a small brick building, probably a service station, with the word "AIR" painted on the bricks, on the south east corner of 9th Ave. West and 2nd St...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Two women aboard the Hull family boat, the "Lizzie W.", while it is tied to shore at one of the Apostle Islands.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of the Vaughn Memorial Library building.
Description: Exterior view of St. Agnes Church, on the left, and school, on the right. Cars line the street along Lake Shore Drive in front of the buildings.
Description: Elevated view of students from the Hurley High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are playing instruments inc...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Hull family boarding the "Lizzie W." from one of the Apostle Islands.
Description: Exterior view of the one-story, white First Methodist Church with double door entrance.
Description: The steamboat "Barker" with numerous passengers posing on deck. The boat was owned by Captain Frank Brower of Ashland, and his son Captain Henry F. Brower...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Hotel Menard, a three-story building with what appears to be brick and wood siding. Looking down Main Street West, what used to be called...
Description: A student using an engine lathe in an auto mechanics class at Indianhead Technical Institute. He is wearing safety glasses, jeans and an Ashland wrestling...
Description: The steamboat "John C. Mann" on drydock.
Description: Sigurd Olson, posing proudly, as he leaves his Ashland home for study at the University of Wisconsin. A woman stands in the doorway of a house behind him.
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: This map is pen, pencil, and watercolor on paper and shows land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, and part of Chequamegon Bay. The map includes...
Description: View of a car driving down Ellis Avenue. Neighborhood homes line the street behind the car. The post office tower is visible in the background.
Date: 1885-09-04 before
Description: Exterior and interior bill of fare from The Chequamegon, with views on the back of rock formations, waterfalls, a spot illustration of a train going over a...
Description: Exterior view of the three-story brick National Bank building.
Description: Group of people posing in the rail yard of the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis, & Omaha Railway.
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