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Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Elizabeth Lathrop, Post Mistress, stands with a dog and other people in front of the Post Office. There is a shoreline on the left.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View of two men posing on either side of the Radisson and Groseilliers House historical marker. The house was the first built by white men in Wisconsin an...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Three men standing on the sidewalk outside of the offices of the Ashland Daily Press.
Description: Elevated view of students from the Glidden High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are wearing marching band...
Date: 1964 ca.
Description: This 1964 map of Madeline Island, Ashland County, Wisconsin, shows existing and historical locations, roads, the boundaries of a proposed state park, secti...
Date: 1944 ca.
Description: View of the Radisson and Groseilliers marker at the site of the first house built by white men in Wisconsin. The marker is located in the vicinity of Ashl...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Mining and lumbering provided the impetus for the development of northern Wisconsin and Ashland was ideally situated to become a leading city of the "new W...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Stereoview of Presbyterian Mission school. People gathered in front of building. Fence in foreground of photograph.
Description: View of the ore dock of the Milwaukee, Lake Shore, and Western Railroad.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a man sitting on the steps of Town Hall. The Catholic church is in the background.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of a small brick building, probably a service station, with the word "AIR" painted on the bricks, on the south east corner of 9th Ave. West and 2nd St...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Railway passenger depot in Ashland (?), Wisconsin.
Description: Watercolor painting of Chequamegon Point.
Description: Stereoview. Probably the Presbyterian Mission School grounds on the Chippewa Indian reservation. Two boys and a dog standing in foreground of photograph, s...
Description: View of the Chequamegon Hotel.
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: View of the ore dock.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Elevated view down Main Street, which crosses railroad tracks in the foreground. There are two signs in the foreground which say: "Look Out for the Cars" a...
Description: Sanborn map of Ashland, which includes Chequamegon Bay.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View looking down Main Street with people walking on the wooden sidewalks, horse and carriages driving down the street and storefronts with U.S. Flags hang...
Description: Ore dock of the Milwaukee, Lake Shore, and Western Railroad, with a pile of logs in the foreground and docked ships in the background.
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