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View of Washburn

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

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Description: View from City Hall looking west over Washburn.

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Description: The YMCA.

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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.)

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Description: A street with numerous businesses in Washburn, Wisconsin.

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Minne-wawa Resort

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: View of the Minne-wawa Resort. There are two small cottages that have signs that say "Minne-wawa," and in the background is one large country house and man...

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...

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Brower Park

Date: 1904 

Description: Brower Park near Houghton Point.

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Walker High School

Date: 1898 

Description: Walker High School, located near the intersection of Washington Avenue and West Ninth Street. View looking northwest.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View of the World's Championship Log-Rolling Contest, Brownstone Bowl. There are two rowboats in the water. Two men stand on a rolling log in the middle of...

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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Phillips 66

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: View across road of the Route 66 service station. Automobiles and a Phillips 66 Chequamegon Oil Co. truck are in the parking lot. Signs around the Route 66...

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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...

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Well-Dressed Group

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A group of well-dressed men and a dog pose in a forested area.

Date: 1886 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Washburn on Lake Superior. There is an inset of Washburn, Chequamagon and the Apostle Islands.

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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.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Washburn court 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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Memorial Park

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View of two wooden foot bridges in Memorial Park. In the background are the waters of Chequamegon Bay in Lake Superior. Picnic tables are among the trees....

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Hotel Washburn

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Description: Exterior view of the Hotel Washburn.

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