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Old Mission Inn

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Old Mission Inn by what is believed to be the first Protestant religious building in Wisconsin called Old Mission Congregational Church.

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Old Mission Inn

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Old Mission Inn by what is believed to be the first Protestant religious building in Wisconsin called Old Mission Congregational Church.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The interior of St. Joseph's Catholic Church. It was built in 1841 by Father Frederick Baraga (later Bishop), who established his mission in 1835. A small...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of La Pointe, Madeline Island, taken from the Mission Inn.

Date: 1958 

Description: The Madeline Island Historical Museum behind a "pencil" designed fence.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of La Point and the shoreline from the Old Mission dock. Two boys and two men stand along the shoreline. The white building with the dark roof is the...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: It is unsure if these keys belong to the original St. Joseph's that was built in 1835 or in the later church from 1841. The keys were presented to the Soci...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Congregational Church in dilapidated condition.

Date: 1959 ca.

Description: A postcard of the Old Indian Burying Grounds

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: One of the etchings published in an atlas of Lake County, Illinios in 1870 by George Ogle. Etchings done by the Wisconsin Central Railroad.

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Old Treaty Hall

Date: 1911 

Description: Old Treaty Hall, so called because of a treaty signed there on September 30, 1854 between the Chippewas and the settlers that gave the land to the United S...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of Presbyterian Church with dirt path in front and a couple of wooden buildings in background.

Date: 1920 

Description: The Indian burial grounds in La Pointe.

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Haecker House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Woods family sitting in yard outside house on Nebraska Row, La Pointe, Madeline Island. The house was built in 1904. Left to right: Twins Tom & Henry W...

Date: 1935 

Description: Father Gumbly and Sisters, with three Native Americans in ceremonial dress, standing outdoors in front of altar.

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Old Treaty Hall

Date: 1911 

Description: Interior of Old Treaty Hall, so called because of a treaty signed there on September 30, 1854 between the Chippewas and the settlers that gave the land to...

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Old Mission Inn

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The Old Mission Inn, originally built as a mission house in 1832 by the Congregational mission established by Frederick Ayer in 1830. In later years furthe...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Burial grounds in La Pointe.

Date: 1949 

Description: U.S. Coast Guard ship "Woodrush" arrives at the La Pointe dock to clear ice. Two trucks are on the dock, one with a piano.

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The Dream Sled

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: This was the first boat & sled-type wind sled built on Madeline Island. Built by Elmer Nelson for Howard Russell between 1950-1951. Had a 9-cylinder R-68...

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