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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: 1918 ca.
Description: The O-Sho-Ga Monument near the Indian burial grounds.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of La Pointe, Madeline Island, taken from the Mission Inn.
Description: Waterfall where the Bad River tumbles over the Keweenawan Trap Ledge.
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...
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.
Date: date unknown
Description: Sunset view of a steamer on Chequamegon Bay.
Description: St. Joseph's Catholic Church built in 1841 by Father Frederick Baraga (later Bishop), who established his mission in 1835. A small log church was commenced...
Description: Elevated view of the Phillips High School Marching Band in the Music Festival parade marching down Main Street. Students are wearing marching band uniforms...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: This map shows the locations of school houses, farms, roads, railroads, and Bad River Indian Reservation. Relief is shown by hachures. Yellow and red manus...
Description: This pictorial map was produced by the Chateau, a resort in La Pointe, and shows Madeline Island landmarks and tourist attractions. On the verso is the Spr...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Catholic Church. The convent is on the left and barns are to the right.
Description: Looking down North Grand street, which appears to be the main street of Glidden, Wisconsin.
Description: Sanborn map of Mellen, Wisconsin.
Description: Watercolor painting of Chequamegon Point.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Wheeler Hall at Northland College.
Description: Elevated view of students from the Superior Central High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are wearing march...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Ashland, viewed from Lake Superior, with insets of Prentice Park and Fishery. Population 16,000. Increase in Ten Years, 11,000.
Description: Front view of the La Pointe Town Hall on Madeline Island.
Date: 1990 ca.
Description: This tourism brochure of Ashland County, Wisconsin, from the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce includes a map of the county showing tourist destinations and...
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