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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view looking east, with Washburn Harbor at center and Chequamegon Bay in Lake Superior covering most of the upper image. Streets with buildings...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Winter scene with people sledding, dog sledding, snowshoeing, and preparing for snowshoeing at Lakewood Country Club.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: View from water of sandstone cliffs and caves on Lake Superior shoreline.
Description: View of six boys and men swimming in Siskiwit Lake by a wooden boat. In the background is the shoreline and trees.
Description: Lumber crew posed in front of a building at Ole Emerson's lumber camp.
Date: date unknown
Description: Dogsled team and their driver in front of a loading dock stacked with barrels.
Description: In his shoe repair shop, a shoe repairman sews the edge of a man's shoe, with the tools of his trade surrounding him.
Date: 1990 ca.
Description: This map shows various types of trails, boat landings, canoe areas, public beaches, picnic areas, campgrounds, golf courses, public tennis courts, and othe...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Community room of the Library and Community Center.
Description: Colorized postcard of the Profile Rock geological formation among the Apostle Islands on Lake Superior. A sailboat is visible in the distant background.
Description: Three men standing on frozen Lake Superior in front of ice covered shoreline.
Description: The map shows fire towers, public camp grounds, roads, snow mobile & riding trails, trout lakes, foot trails, railroads, and National Forest boundaries.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: View of the Squaw Bay Caves, near Cornucopia, with people in a boat off to the far left. The caves were renamed Mawikwe Bay, and Mawikwe is Ojibwe for weep...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: View from water of two men sitting on a bench near the shoreline of Upper Eau Claire Lake.
Description: A composite photograph of four views of Washburn, including Pioneer School, St. Louis Catholic Church and School, Lincoln School, and Garfield School.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Aerial view of town.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Lumberjacks pose together in a bunkhouse at Ole Emerson's lumber camp. There are lanterns hanging from the ceiling. Two of the men are holding fiddles (vio...
Description: Colorized postcard view of a lighthouse, with a building and a smokestack behind it.
Description: View through the pine trees of a two-story house that has a hipped roof with dormers and a one-story front porch at Pine Crest Lodge.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Lake Owen between Cable and Drummond.
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