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Description: Elevated view of Washburn with a brick tower in the foreground.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View across street of a wooden corner building with large plate glass windows and a sign advertising Meyer's Cafe. An advertisement is painted on the side...
Description: View from City Hall looking west over Washburn.
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...
Description: Walker High School in Washburn, Wisconsin.
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: View from Lake Superior looking at the shoreline of Washburn. Houses, buildings, people, cars and trees are visible on shore.
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: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of W.H. Lemke's store, which features dry goods, carpet, and more.
Description: West Bayfield Street.
Description: Exterior view of the Public School.
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...
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...
Description: Brower Park near Houghton Point.
Description: Exterior view of Walter S. Rait's Merchandise.
Description: A street with numerous businesses in Washburn, Wisconsin.
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...
Description: Elevator and coal docks, including ships.
Description: A composite photograph of four views of Washburn, including Pioneer School, St. Louis Catholic Church and School, Lincoln School, and Garfield School.
Description: View of a partially harvested pine forest nine miles southwest of Washburn. A pathway is being cut for a narrow gauge logging railroad.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Washburn court house.
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