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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.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the Marathon Paper Mills Company.
Date: 1935 ca.
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...
Description: View of Ellis Avenue. A horse-drawn buggy can be seen moving alongside a cable car down the road. Buildings and telephone poles line both sides of the stre...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Postcard reads "Soo Line Depot, Ashland, Wis."
Description: Group portrait outdoors of thirteen boys standing in a line wearing baseball hats and baseball uniforms with a large "A" on their shirts. One man and a you...
Description: Elevated view of students from the Hurley High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are playing instruments inc...
Date: date unknown
Description: Historical marker identifying the location of the first house in Wisconsin built between Washburn and Ashland in 1658.
Description: Teacher Dorothy Ledin teaching numbers to two pre-schoolers using a board with removable numbers and dots at Ellis School.
Description: Interior view of the bar, with eight bar stools. Signs behind the bar include "Coca-Cola," "Grain Belt Beer," "Goebel," and "Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer."
Description: View of Wheeler Hall at Northland College.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: View of the Chequamegon Hotel, built 1872 - 1875.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Wiscsonsin Central's bridge over the White River, about six miles south of Ashland. The bridge was 1600 ft. long and 110 ft. above the...
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: Exterior view of the front facade and grounds of the four-story, red brick St. Joseph Hospital.
Description: Four views of Ashland, including Ellis Avenue, the Chicago and North Western Depot, Northern Pacific and Omaha trains and West Second Street.
Description: The steamboat "John C. Mann" on drydock.
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...
Description: Steamboat "Fashion" on the water.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Two newspaper pressmen reviewing the newspaper print at the Ashland Daily Press.
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