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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Leo Capser sitting on a bench playing piano on the Old Mission Dock at Madeline Island.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Clarence Russell leaning next to a Jenny bi-plane, wearing aviator gear. This was the first airplane to land on Madeline Island.

Date:  date unknown

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...

Photograph

Glidden High School

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Three-story stone block high school.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Elevated view of students in a school marching band in a parade marching down Main Street. Students are wearing uniforms and are playing instruments includ...

Date: 1936 

Description: Elevated view of logs tugged across Lake Superior to the harbor at Ashland.

Photograph

La Pointe Dock

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View of La Pointe dock taken from the water.

Date: 1920 after

Description: Howard Russell with dog team bringing the mail to La Pointe.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of La Pointe taken from Big Bay Road on Madeline Island.

Photographs from the Apostle Islands

Learn about the history of the Apostle Islands in the northnmost part of Wisconsin, a popular summer refuge for tourists and residents.

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Two-story house with an enclosed front porch, built in 1929 on the northwest shore of Madeline Island.

Photograph

Bad River Gorge

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Description: View up the Bad River Gorge below Copper Falls at Copper Falls State Park.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Man on Madeline Island cliff overlooking Lake Superior.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Elevated view of students in a school marching band in a parade marching down Main Street. Students are wearing marching band uniforms and are playing inst...

Date: 1939 

Description: Elevated view of students from the Grade School Rhythm Band at the Music Festival, marching down Main Street. Students are wearing light or white clothing...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: One-story house with a stone chimney in the woods.

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Camp Minokemeg

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Group of two women and five girls standing and sitting on the front stoop of a cabin at Camp Minokemeg on Buffalo Lake. The cabin is surrounded by small, p...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Lighthouse on Outer Island of the Apostle Islands.

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Small Cabins

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: View of seven small cabins around a clearing where there is an American flag on a flag pole and two benches around a stone fire pit. In the foreground is a...

Photograph

Uncle Tom's Cabin

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Log cabin with an enclosed front porch in a sylvan setting on White Bass Lake.

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