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Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of the excursion boat the "Chippewa" docked in Bayfield, before taking passengers to the Apostle Islands. Two ducks can be seen swimming in the fo...

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Top O' Wis Terrace

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: House, cottages and property of Mrs. J.J. Fisher overlooking Lake Superior.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of Le Chateau Boutin during peak fall color.

Photograph

Pureair Sanatorium

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Pureair Sanatorium, a tuberculosis sanatorium.

Photograph

State Fish Hatchery

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the State Fish Hatchery.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of the Sentinel Rock geological formation on the southern point of Devil's Island, part of the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior.

Postcard

Tote Team

Date:  date unknown

Description: Dogsled team and their driver in front of a loading dock stacked with barrels.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down center of Rittenhouse Avenue with Lake Superior in the distance. The street is lined with businesses, sidewalks and lampposts.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of the "Vessel's Stern and Rudder Post" geological formation on Madeline Island, one of the Apostle Islands. View of the shoreline and a man sitti...

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: 1892 

Description: This map of Bayfield shows roads, lots, and township boundaries. The map was originally published on one sheet but is now separated into front and back. On...

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.

Photograph

State Fish Hatchery

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the State Fish Hatchery and the surrounding grounds.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Boats and people at the Bayfield dock on Labor Day 1912. Boats include Thelma; Lusitania; which later became a U.S. Mail boat; Captain Angus'...

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: 1935 

Description: This topographical map of the forest preserve shows highways, roads, trails, telephone lines, Native American reservations, Ranger sub-stations, state nurs...

Postcard

Rembrandt Arch

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Rembrandt Arch, a geological formation on the Apostle Islands.

Postcard

Castle Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Castle Rock, a geological formation of the coast of the Apostle Islands.

Date:  date unknown

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

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