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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Fire department steamer #1 fire engine, named after hotel proprietor J.A. Taylor.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Dam and hydroelectric power house, with a billowing smokestack and a crane in the background.
Description: Stanley Lumber Company's office entrance way and porch. Built about 1890.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: William Irvine (1851-1927)seated in his sleigh next to his daughter Ruth (1891-1987) wearing a hat and wrapped in furs. Mr. Irvine is holding the reins of...
Description: Elevated view from steep shoreline opposite a lumber mill on the far shore of the Chippewa River, with a bluff rising above it to the right. Boulders are o...
Description: Winter view of Chippewa (Ojibwa) Valley village.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down center of Main Street.
Description: Two sled loads of logs each drawn by teams of two horses at Bruno Vinett's logging camp. Drivers sit atop the loads. The ground is covered with snow.
Description: A man sits atop a very high load of logs on a sled pulled by three horses. There is snow on the ground. Numbers are written on the cut ends of the logs.
Description: This map shows plat of town, land ownership by name, city limits, section boundaries, wards, local roads, railroads, parks, fairgrounds, cemeteries, locati...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Exterior view of high school.
Description: The square, four-story brick Chippewa Shoe Company building, located at the intersection of Bay Street and River Street looking North. There is a fire esca...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated panoramic view of buildings in Stanley.
Description: Five men holding hunting rifles sitting or standing to the left of a log cabin (only a corner of which is in the image) in front of the hanging carcasses o...
Description: Tom Cummings, wearing a suit and cravat, stands holding the reins of his saddled horse, who is wearing a ribbon reading "1st Premium."
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Men working on a wood block road.
Description: Drawn map showing planned development of Cornell, including a couple of schools, Oakwood cemetery, the public square, and several bridges and dams.
Description: View down retail street. Shops and parked cars are on either side. On the side of a shop on the left there is a hand painted advertisement for the selectio...
Description: View across river of several houses and other buildings standing at the edge of the Chippewa River. One building has stilts supporting the back porch over...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Stanley Hotel, with electricity poles next to it.
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