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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...

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Description: Exterior view of the Public School.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Washburn court house.

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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: 1932 ca.

Description: View of one man standing and rolling on a large ball in the water. He is holding a stick in his left hand. In the background on the left is a man in a wood...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View of a man flying an airplane low over the airfield. He is wearing goggles and waving at the photogarpher. In the background is a barn and trees.

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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.

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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.

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Walker High School

Date: 1920 

Description: Walker High School in Washburn, Wisconsin.

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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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Peter Lagacy Family

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Description: The family of French-Canadian immigrant Peter Lagacy, posing with produce, including a large cabbage, potatoes, and carrots, in front of their log farm hom...

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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: 1935 ca.

Description: View of three trout with a fishing basket (creel) and two rods laying on the ground. The trout were caught near Washburn.

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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...

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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: 1937 ca.

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

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Elevated view over trees of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp, Moquah National Forest near Washburn, showing two buildings and about twenty-one te...

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Brower Park

Date: 1904 

Description: Brower Park near Houghton Point.

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Description: View from City Hall looking west over Washburn.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Panoramic view of a street corner. Commercial buildings are along the street on the left including D.W. Corning Groceries. A large group of people are on t...

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