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Description: Sanborn map of Hurley featuring the Village of Gile.
Description: Sanborn map of Hurley featuring the Montreal Mining Company.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Burton House, (also referred to as the Ridge House by Edna Ferber in her novel, "Come and Get It") with horse-drawn carriages in the foreground.
Description: Sanborn map of Hurley including mining features.
Date: 1961-10-03 ca.
Description: Caption on negative jacket reads, "The 20th Century Fox motion picture studio crew at work filming 'Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man,' based on Ernes...
Date: 1942-08-02 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Silver Street in Hurley at 4:30 a.m., Sunday morning, showing busy street and all establishment's lights blazing. After the sweeping raid...
Date: date unknown
Description: Five men known as the Railroad Section Gang pose together on a handcar on railroad tracks. They traveled on handcars and repaired tracks. Standing second f...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: View down lake shoreline on Lake Manitowish at Little Bohemia. There are stairs coming down to the lake, and a bench, as well as docks, a flag pole and a d...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: View across water of The Flowage showing the Mercer Fish Hatchery building on the left. Two people are in a boat on the far left, a bridge is in the center...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Men fishing out of wooden rowboats on the Turtle flowage near the Turtle Dam on the Flambeau River.
Description: View from the shoreline at Mercer Tourist Park showing people on the dock and floating rafts in the lake.
Description: An elevated view from hill of Pokegama Camp at Spider Lake. The postcard is addressed to Mrs Jno. Chisholm, 116 Marquette St. Ironwood, Mich., mother of Em...
Date: 1961-09-18 ca.
Description: Several men construct a movie set in a small, downtown area.
Description: Shows buildings, piers, winter and summer levels, and resort lands. Depths shown by isolines. Relief shown by contours. From the E.P. Sherry papers relat...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View looking at the automobiles parked in front of the stores along Main Street. Storefront signs on the left say: Mercer Auto Company, Mercer Garage, Good...
Description: View from water of vacation cabins and boats along lake shoreline of Turtle Flowage. The roof of the building on the right says: "Al's Place / Lunches — Ca...
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: View up Silver Street in Hurley.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View from street of man seated on a horse-drawn wagon on Silver Street, which is parked in front of (from left to right) Joseph Rainieri Meat Market, Egan...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Road lined with stones leading up to the one-story Holst's Log Cabin in the woods.
Description: Main street of the town, shown during reconstruction for use as a motion picture set.
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