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Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Two men wearing winter hats and coats holding up two large northern pike.

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Description: Exterior of the menu for Paul's Cafe, with a bird's-eye view map of "Washburn's Natural Deep Water Land Locked Harbor," Chequamegon Bay, and the Apostle Is...

Photograph

View of Washburn

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Description: Elevated view of Washburn with a brick tower in the foreground.

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...

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Description: Interior of the Paul's Cafe menu, with "Meals to order at all hours."

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View from the top of a ski hill jump on Mount Valhalla near Washburn. Crowds of people line the edges of the ski jump area at the bottom of the hill.

Photograph

Shoe Repair Shop

Date: 1978-03-18 

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.

Photograph

Log Rolling Contest

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from water of a log rolling contest. One man is still upright and the other has fallen into the water. A boat is visible to the left and trees line th...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Washburn High School, a two-story cut stone building with an attic and raised basement in the Romanesque architectural style. There is...

Photograph

Mount Valhalla

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of Mount Valhalla during the winter near Washburn. There is a building and a few automobiles parked at the bottom of a large hill covered in snow. The...

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Description: View from City Hall looking west over Washburn.

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Description: Exterior view of Aune & Overby's Opera House. (Incorrectly identified on the front of the photograph as Anne & Overly's Opera House.)

Date: 1895-09-06 

Description: View of a partially harvested pine forest nine miles southwest of Washburn. A pathway is being cut for a narrow gauge logging railroad.

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Description: Exterior view of the Public School.

Photograph

Views of Washburn

Date: 1904 

Description: Composite photograph of four views of Washburn, including Main Street, looking West, Bayfield County Bank, Main Street, looking East, and Northern State Ba...

Photograph

Views of Washburn

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Description: A composite photograph of four views of Washburn, including Pioneer School, St. Louis Catholic Church and School, Lincoln School, and Garfield School.

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Description: Elevator and coal dock in Washburn.

Photograph

Washburn City Hall

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Description: Exterior view of the Washburn City Hall, which houses the Bank of Washburn.

Photograph

Shoreline View

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: View from Lake Superior looking at the shoreline of Washburn. Houses, buildings, people, cars and trees are visible on shore.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of W.H. Lemke's store, which features dry goods, carpet, and more.

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