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Description: This 1952 map shows the trails, roads, and railroads through the counties of Ashland, Bayfield, Sawyer, Price, Iron, and Vilas. Also shown are lakes, river...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Group of eight adults getting in or out of a boat on an Apostle Island beach.
Description: This map shows the towns to Gingles, Sanborn, and Guney as well as Chequamegon Bay, Kakagon River, White River, Marengo River, Bad River, Potato River, Vau...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of La Pointe taken from Lake Superior.
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: Memohead of the First National Bank of Ashland, with a three-quarter view of the bank building and a street scene with several horse-drawn carriages and wa...
Description: View of the ferry "Gar-How" taken from on board the ferry "Island Queen" while both were docked at Madeline Island. The "Gar-How" was named after Howard Ru...
Description: Teacher Dorothy Ledin teaching numbers to two pre-schoolers using a board with removable numbers and dots at Ellis School.
Date: 1940 ca.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View of Second Street, looking east.
Date: 1900 after
Description: This map is pencil and ink on tracing cloth and shows local streets, railroads, harbor line, and part of Chequamegon Bay.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Masonic temple.
Description: Chippewa (Ojibwa) woman with child.
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: Detail of the entrance of the American Fur Company warehouse, also called Old Treaty Hall. In 1832 the fur company moved its Bayfield post to the Island (M...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Indian cemetery. A large body of water can be seen in the background.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Wood and stone cabin in the woods with a walk-out basement.
Description: The shelter house at Copper Falls State Park.
Description: This 1887 map of Ashland County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range system, sections, railroads, vacant Wisconsin Central Railroad land, state and "go...
Description: Sanborn map of Mellen, Wisconsin.
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