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Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View of Second Street, looking east.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the three-story brick National Bank building.
Description: Old Mission Inn on shoreline of Lake Superior, taken from end of dock. The Old Mission Inn was razed in 1965.
Description: View of the yellow and brown Town Motel and parking lot.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of Second Street with a car on the street and a large brick building on the left.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Postcard text reads "Mammoth Ore Docks, Ashland, Wis."
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Hand-colored postcard showing the lighthouse and fog signal at Devil's Island in the Apostle Islands.
Description: Four views near Lake Superior including two scenes of boats and docks near the ore docks, a bathing scene showing a group of people swimming in the lake an...
Description: View of several fisherman's homes on Bear Island, one of the islands that make up the Apostle Islands. An American flag flies between buildings and a dock,...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Main Street when it was a dirt road. A church is visible in the background, and telephone poles stand on the left side.
Date: ????-05-29 date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of Butternut Lake in the spring. A pier and latticed boathouse can be seen. The opposite shore has trees and foliage. Text below reads,...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Butternut Lake Hotel. The road, fence, trees and screened gazebo can be seen in the center. A man is standing among the trees...
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.
Description: View of two schooners off the shore of Madeline Island, one of the islands that comprise the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior. Two large two-story houses a...
Description: Four views of Ashland, including Ellis Avenue, the Chicago and North Western Depot, Northern Pacific and Omaha trains and West Second Street.
Description: Exterior view of the front facade and grounds of the four-story, red brick St. Joseph Hospital.
Description: View looking down Second Street. Stores and other buildings line both sides of the street, including the Post Office on the left. Cable car tracks are visi...
Description: Sunset view of a steamer on Chequamegon Bay.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Postcard reads "Soo Line Depot, Ashland, Wis."
Description: Exterior view of the one-story, white First Methodist Church with double door entrance.
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