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Date: 1915 ca.
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...
Date: date unknown
Description: The Old Mission, including the Old Mission Inn on Madeline Island.
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.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Two young women standing on a boardwalk on Madeline Island.
Description: Plat map of Madeline Island surrounded by Basswood, Michigan and Gull Islands.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: View from lake of the summer homes on Nebraska Row along the shoreline of Lake Superior.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Butternut Lake Hotel. The road, fence, trees and screened gazebo can be seen in the center. A man is standing among the trees...
Description: Elevated view of students from the Drummond High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are wearing marching band...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Large vacation homes in La Pointe, Madeline Island. Bayfield is in the background on the far shore of Lake Superior.
Description: Long exterior view of the front facade and side of the two-story, brick Post Office. A store and barn with silo are visible on the right. A group of people...
Date: 1940 ca.
Date: 1885 ca.
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: Elevated view of the Mellen High School Marching Band in the Music Festival parade marching down Main Street. Students are wearing marching band uniforms a...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: The Brownstone Falls in Copper Falls State Park.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Man in canoe close to shoreline with bridge in background.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Main Street when it was a dirt road. A church is visible in the background, and telephone poles stand on the left side.
Description: Elevated view of students from the Superior East High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are wearing marching...
Description: Bad River Ojibwe woman standing outdoors holding a baby in a tikinagan. The woman is wearing a dress, a shawl and a headband. The Odanah Methodist church...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Hotel Menard, a three-story building with what appears to be brick and wood siding. Looking down Main Street West, what used to be called...
Description: View from water of cottages along the shoreline in Nebraska Row, La Pointe, Madeline Island.
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