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Description: Bonnie Urfer, one of the leaders of Nukewatch, speaking with local police officer Ken Johnson outside the Project ELF facility. Nukewatch was present for o...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Gas pump and automobile next to a tavern on county Road D near Clam Lake.
Description: Trail through Copper Falls State Park along the west bluff, through virgin hemlock timber.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Three men sitting in front of log building at Big Bay Beach on Madeline Island.
Description: Members of Nukewatch protesting at the Project Elf facility near Clam Lake. This protest was part of the organization's annual Hiroshima event, and the pro...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Hull Cottage, also known as Coole Park Manor, on Madeline Island.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: A man is exiting a wooden building with a Blatz beer sign hanging on the front and two automobiles parked nearby. Near Clam Lake.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: The Historical Museum in La Pointe.
Date: 1895-09-05 ca.
Description: A promotional card advertising the prosperous life of Chas Kohlman, a Northern Wisconsin farmer. The image at the center of the card shows the Kohlman fami...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: View of the Chequamegon Hotel.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: This was the first boat & sled-type windsled built on Madeline Island. Built by Elmer Nelson for Howard Russell between 1950-1951. Had a 9-cylinder R-680-E...
Description: Elevated view of Melody Haven Tavern near Clam Lake. A man is standing next to a stone wall surrounding a parking lot.
Date: 1959 ca.
Description: A postcard of the Old Indian Burying Grounds
Description: View of several fisherman's homes on Bear Island, one of the islands that make up the Apostle Islands. An American flag flies between buildings and a dock,...
Description: German farm couple returning from the fileds, crossing railroad tracks.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Interior view of the bar, with eight bar stools. Signs behind the bar include "Coca-Cola," "Grain Belt Beer," "Goebel," and "Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer."
Date: date unknown
Description: Historical marker identifying the location of the first house in Wisconsin built between Washburn and Ashland in 1658.
Date: 1913-07-04 ca.
Description: Three young men dressed in women's clothing stand on a tennis court during 4th of July celebration. William Baker, Ted Dwyer, and Herbert Rogers.
Date: 1985 ca.
Description: This map shows mining, White River, Silver Creek, Bad River, Agogic Lake, Chequamegon Bay, smaller lakes, the Bad River Indian Reservation, and communities...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from the top of the Wisconsin Central Railroad White River bridge.
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