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Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Madeline Island including the tennis courts, houses, and the Old Mission Inn.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Tree-lined dirt road curving along Madeline Island.
Description: Aerial view of Big Bay on Madeline Island. This area later became Big Bay State Park.
Description: German farm couple returning from the fileds, crossing railroad tracks.
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: 1920 ca.
Description: View from the water of the Mission, dock, Mission cottages, and Congregational Church on Madeline Island.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Winter scene with snow plowed high on County Road M, Clam Lake (Ashland Co.), Wisconsin. The Chippewa Tavern is visible in the background, and the building...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Large vacation homes in La Pointe, Madeline Island. Bayfield is in the background on the far shore of Lake Superior.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of the steamboat "Idora," owned by Charles Russell, docked at the Mission 'stub dock' on Madeline Island. A group of people are on boar...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the ship "Alex B. Uhrig" in the process of coal unloading on the Reiss Coal Dock No. 2.
Description: View down hill of a tavern, with signs advertising "Budweiser" and "Beer", on the shores of Clam Lake. There are numerous outbuildings and two automobiles...
Description: Group of people setting up for a picnic on a beach at Apostle Island.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View looking down Highway 77 at Clam Lake. On the left is a one-story building, Day's Service Station. On the right are two buildings, the one-story Standa...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Central train passing over the White River bridge. The first railroad car is imprinted with "U.S. Mail."
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...
Description: Elevated view of students from the Cable High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are wearing marching band un...
Date: 1920 after
Description: Howard Russell with dog team bringing the mail to La Pointe.
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: This map shows wards and includes the Chequamegon Bay and Washburn. An inset map shows the Ashland region, its railroads, and a few of its iron mines.
Description: View from road of Cottage Grocery store on Main Street on Madeline Island.
Description: Exterior view of Catholic Church. The convent is on the left and barns are to the right.
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