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Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of Bad River rushing over cliff at Copper Falls State Park.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: "Zenya" boat, owned by the Hull family, docked next to a Coast Guard vessel in La Pointe.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: View across road of the Clam Lake Store on the right, a two-story building with a full front porch and a sign that reads “Clam Lake Store, General Merchand...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Great Divide or watershed sign.
Description: The Old Mission Congregational Church. The church was built in 1832 for a mission founded by Frederick Ayer in 1830. It is said to be the oldest Protestant...
Description: The Bad River flowing through boulders and a gorge.
Description: Old Mission Inn on shoreline of Lake Superior, taken from end of dock. The Old Mission Inn was razed in 1965.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of St. Joseph's Hospital.
Description: This 1977 pictorial map was produced by the Chateau, a resort in La Pointe, and shows Madeline Island landmarks and tourist attractions. On the verso is th...
Description: View of Second Street with a car on the street and a large brick building on the left.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: The Historical Museum in La Pointe.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of a railroad train crossing a bridge over the famous White River near Ashland. In the foreground is an open automobile crossing the ri...
Description: View from water of the Old Mission Inn on the shore of Lake Superior in La Pointe on Madeline Island. Dwelling to the left is a portion of the lower dormit...
Date: 1990 ca.
Description: This tourism brochure of Ashland County, Wisconsin, from the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce includes a map of the county showing tourist destinations and...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Chippewa River from bridge near Glidden.
Description: Snow piled high in front of Red Crown gasoline station. A man is standing next to the Red Crown gas pump.
Description: Looking west down wooden sidewalk along La Pointe's unpaved main street.
Description: This map shows Chequamegon Bay, an inlet of Lake Superior. Depths are shown by isolines and soundings and relief shown by contours. The map is colored in y...
Description: View of Ellis Avenue. A horse-drawn buggy can be seen moving alongside a cable car down the road. Buildings and telephone poles line both sides of the stre...
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...
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