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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Mrs. Elizabeth Lathrop sitting on steps of La Point Post Office with an unidentified woman.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: View across road of Day's Service Station with gasoline pumps, maps and signs out front. The right half of the building is one-story high, and the left hal...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Two automobiles are parked next to a tavern with a Blatz Beer sign hanging out front. An American flag hangs from a flagpole.
Description: View looking down Highway 77 at Clam Lake. On the left is a one-story building, Day's Service Station. On the right are two buildings, the one-story Standa...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Elevated view across road of people and automobiles in front of homes and businesses along a dirt road. In the background is a local grocery store, tavern...
Description: People descending a rustic stairway leading down to the trail along the Bad River.
Description: Elevated view of students in a school marching band in a parade marching down Main Street. Students are wearing marching band uniforms and are playing inst...
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior of view of Old Mission Inn, showing stone fireplace and piano. The Old Mission Inn was razed in 1965.
Description: The "Hilton," a boat owned by the John Schroeder Lumber Company; captained by Harry Brower.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: View across road of the Clam Lake Store on the right, a two-story building with a full front porch and a sign that reads “Clam Lake Store, General Merchand...
Description: View from shoreline of men fishing out of wooden rowboats on the Flambeau River below the flowage dam. One man is standing in the river. A shack is visible...
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: Elmer Nelson sorting through boxes of goods being transported on the "Dream Sled" windsled.
Date: 1904 before
Description: Steamboat "Plowboy" approaching the Mission Dock at La Pointe. The Plowboy was the first steam ferry to go to Madeline Island. The boat made regular runs b...
Description: View of an Indian cemetery on a Chippewa reservation. People are posing among the graves.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Bavarian style cedar shake-sided summer home built in 1916 on Nebraska Row on Madeline Island. W.H. Ferguson was from Beatrice, Nebraska and was co-founder...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Twenty-one golfers posing in front of golf course clubhouse.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Boardwalk leading to St. Joseph's Catholic Church in La Pointe.
Description: Wood carver Jerry Holter outside his studio in Clam Lake.
Description: A family sits on a porch of a two-story cedar shake house with Lake Superior in background.
Description: An illustration titled "The Battle of the Brule" based on an 1840's battle between the Ojibwe and Dakota Sioux over territory in the Ashland, Wisconsin are...
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