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Description: View down picturesque suspension bridge across one of the gullies at Copper Falls State Park.
Description: View up the Bad River Gorge below Copper Falls at Copper Falls State Park.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: The Brownstone Falls in Copper Falls State Park.
Description: Two rustic stairways leading down to the Bad River at Copper Falls State Park. At the bottom of the stairs is a sign telling the geological story of Copper...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the shingle mill near Mellen, with five men, probably employees, posing on and near the outdoor stairway of a building. From bottom to top...
Description: Elevated view of Copper Falls at Copper Falls State Park.
Description: Exterior view of the Scott & Taylor shingle mill.
Description: Brownstone Falls on the Bad River.
Description: View of the falls and three men at the top of the falls.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of Copper Falls on the Bad River. Four people, one man and three women, are posing on rocks at the top of the falls. Surrounding burned-over...
Description: View of Bad River rushing over cliff at Copper Falls State Park.
Date: 1988 ca.
Description: Congressman David Obey and his wife Joan on Martin Hanson's pontoon. He was a good friend of the Obeys and was inducted into the Wisconsin Conservation Hal...
Description: Shingle mill workers and a young boy pose in front of the men's bunk house. They are, as numbered on the photograph: 1. Jas Clark 2. Charles Elzea 3. Red M...
Description: Sanborn map of Mellen, Wisconsin.
Description: Man looking at a map of Copper Falls State Park, which is on display to assist visitors.
Description: View through trees of Copper Falls, on the Bad River.
Description: View looking down a rustic bridge at Copper Falls State Park. There are benches built into the bridge.
Description: Shingle mill workers posing outside the cook shanty while the mill was shut down for repairs. They are, left to right as numbered on the photograph: 1. Joh...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Waterfall where the Bad River tumbles over the Keweenawan Trap Ledge.
Description: Four people outside of the information cabin at Copper Falls State Park.
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