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Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Steroegraph view of Lake Superior scenery and downtown area.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of Jacob Johnson & Company of Bayfield, Wisconsin, a wholesale dealer in fresh and saltwater Lake Superior Fish. Features a cartoon of a man wea...

Postcard

"Nichevo II"

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of view across water towards the "Nichevo II" ferry for Bayfield-Madeline Island moving through the water and filled with tourists and their...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Main Street in Bayfield in 1870 with four cows standing in the street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Holy Family Church.

Postcard

Profile Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the Profile Rock geological formation among the Apostle Islands on Lake Superior. A sailboat is visible in the distant background.

Postcard

Indian Bowl

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of the "Indian Bowl," a venue for powwows. A Native American woman is standing in front next to the totems.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of an exterior view of the Old Rittenhouse Inn.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three women stand on the shore in front of the steamer Barker at Devil's Island natural dock.

Postcard

Carnegie Library

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the front facade of the library.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view of a lighthouse, with a building and a smokestack behind it.

Photograph

E. Pike Residence

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the E. Pike residence. The owner is thought to have been a relative of Robinson D. Pike (1838-1905), a lumber merchant and the founder of Bayfield...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view down a street (Rittenhouse Avenue) to Lake Superior. The street is lined with businesses and parked cars.

Postcard

Rocky Island

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of rocks and driftwood along Rocky Island's shoreline, part of the Apostle Islands.

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Date: 1909 

Description: Postcard of the overhanging cliffs near the stone quarry on Presque Isle or Stockton Island's south side, part of the Apostle Islands.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View towards shoreline of an automobile being driven on the Bayfield City Dock. Colonel Woods' boat, "Nebraska" is at the dock. Sam Fifields' "Stella" is a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the arches and rocks comprising the Devil's Kitchen, a geological formation on Presque Isle or Stockton Island, part of the Apostle I...

Date:  

Description: Henry and Maria Getto in buggy, Oulu Township.

Photograph

Boatyard

Date: 1969 

Description: Looking through the ribs of the hull of a boat under construction in a boatyard.

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