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Photograph

Log Rolling Contest

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from water of a log rolling contest. One man is still upright and the other has fallen into the water. A boat is visible to the left and trees line th...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: View looking down the center of road, with storefronts and dwellings on both sides. Automobiles and horse-drawn vehicles are parked at various points along...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Unloading coal from a large ship in Lake Superior onto land near Washburn. There is a large conveyor that has lights glowing in the dark sky. A large pile...

Photograph

Peter Lagacy Family

Date:  

Description: The family of French-Canadian immigrant Peter Lagacy, posing with produce, including a large cabbage, potatoes, and carrots, in front of their log farm hom...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View of a man flying an airplane low over the airfield. He is wearing goggles and waving at the photogarpher. In the background is a barn and trees.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Elevated view over trees of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp, Moquah National Forest near Washburn, showing two buildings and about twenty-one te...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View from the top of a ski hill jump on Mount Valhalla near Washburn. Crowds of people line the edges of the ski jump area at the bottom of the hill.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of W.H. Lemke's store, which features dry goods, carpet, and more.

Photograph

Well-Dressed Group

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A group of well-dressed men and a dog pose in a forested area.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of three trout with a fishing basket (creel) and two rods laying on the ground. The trout were caught near Washburn.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Panoramic view of a street corner. Commercial buildings are along the street on the left including D.W. Corning Groceries. A large group of people are on t...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View of one man standing and rolling on a large ball in the water. He is holding a stick in his left hand. In the background on the left is a man in a wood...

Photograph

Meyer's Cafe

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View across street of a wooden corner building with large plate glass windows and a sign advertising Meyer's Cafe. An advertisement is painted on the side...

Photograph

Phillips 66

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: View across road of the Route 66 service station. Automobiles and a Phillips 66 Chequamegon Oil Co. truck are in the parking lot. Signs around the Route 66...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Elevated view of one automobile parked on Main Street. The Legion Memorial Park is across the street. There is a hospital building in the background. Trees...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Two men wearing winter hats and coats holding up two large northern pike.

Photograph

Memorial Park

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View of two wooden foot bridges in Memorial Park. In the background are the waters of Chequamegon Bay in Lake Superior. Picnic tables are among the trees....

Photograph

Shoreline View

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: View from Lake Superior looking at the shoreline of Washburn. Houses, buildings, people, cars and trees are visible on shore.

Photograph

Man Log-rolling

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View of one man standing on a rolling log in the water. In the background on the right is a wooden boat.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Aerial view, taken from an airplane, overlooking the streets, houses, stores, trees and railroad cars.

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