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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Six girls sit beside Mammoth Spring in Prentice Park.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: View of the Radisson-Groseilliers house historic site marker in the vicinity of Ashland. The marker was unveiled at the mouth of Fish Creek on October 25,...
Date: date unknown
Description: Front view of the Radisson cabin, the first house built by a white man in Wisconsin. It was built between 1650 and 1660 on Chequamegon Bay, in the vicinit...
Description: Front row: W.E. Dillon, County Highway Commissioner of Ashland; Andrew Good of Gordon Lake at Glidden; Patsy Winter of Ashland and Leo Jerome Driscoll, unv...
Description: Elevated view of students from the Ashland High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are wearing marching band...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Close-up of the Radisson and Groseilliers house historic site marker, commemorating the first house built in Wisconsin by white men. The house was believe...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View of two men posing on either side of the Radisson and Groseilliers House historical marker. The house was the first built by white men in Wisconsin an...
Description: A Sanborn map of Ashland.
Date: 1900 after
Description: This map is pencil and ink on tracing cloth and shows local streets, railroads, harbor line, and part of Chequamegon Bay.
Description: When the East End Co-op Service Station opened in 1940 at the corner of Sixth Avenue and East Front Street, the owners announced, "Our new, modern equipmen...
Description: Exterior view of the one-story, white First Methodist Church with double door entrance.
Description: Elevated view of students in a school marching band in a parade marching down Main Street. Students are wearing uniforms and are playing instruments includ...
Date: 1944 ca.
Description: View of the Radisson and Groseilliers marker at the site of the first house built by white men in Wisconsin. The marker is located in the vicinity of Ashl...
Description: A family kayaks in front of rock walls at the Apostle Islands.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Three men standing on the sidewalk outside of the offices of the Ashland Daily Press.
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: 1915 ca.
Description: Two women aboard the Hull family boat, the "Lizzie W.", while it is tied to shore at one of the Apostle Islands.
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: View of the ore dock.
Description: Looking West from Knight Block, with shipping piers and sailing ships on right side, railroad on left, trees in background. Horse-drawn carriages on street...
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