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Date: 1918 ca.
Description: This World War I era map fragment depicting the western portion of Douglas County, Wisconsin, includes manuscript annotations and stickers pasted onto the...
Description: Panoramic view of county buildings located at West 5th and Newton Avenues.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Shows county system of roads which are surfaced, well graded, common, or unimproved, town roads, state trunk highways, town and village boundaries, schools...
Description: Exterior view of City Hall on 10th and Hammond Avenue.
Description: This map of Superior shows many points of interests including camping, fair grounds, docs, tourist attractions, lakes, roads, and waterways.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Black and white postcard of Cedar Island Lodge, located on the Brule River, owned by Henry Clay Pierce, businessman and financier. It was dubbed the Summer...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of Tower Avenue at 13th Street. A furniture store and a hotel are visible along the left side of the street.
Description: "Compliments of the Douglas County Highway Department"--Top margin. Shows state-trunk highways, county highways, town roads, trails, boundaries, and concr...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of the Brule River flowing through the forest. Some trees show autumn color. Text below reads "Brule River State Park, Wisconsin. On the...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Central High School.
Description: An early view of the Richard Ira Bong Memorial - a P-38, although not a plane that Bong himself flew. The plane was acquired from the Air Force by the loca...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Tower Avenue.
Description: "Compliments of the Douglas County Highway Department"--Top margin. Shows federal highways, state trunk highways, county highways, town roads, unimproved...
Description: Colorized postcard of a wooden bridge over the Brule River flowing through the forest. A person is visible on the far side of the bridge. The text below re...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A man sits in an International model "G" truck that has wood furniture and crates filling the bed. The building behind has signs advertising for a laundry...
Description: The Superior Shipyards showing steamships "Moran," "Northwest," and "Northland."
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Watercolor design for a conservation poster made by a Wisconsin high school student as part of a competition. The poster has an image of trees in autumn. B...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Butler home.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: View of Tower Avenue, looking north. A drugstore can be seen on the corner (right), as can an auto parts store.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: Stamp for Wisconsin created during or after President Calvin Coolidge's 1928 summer visit to Wisconsin. President Coolidge spent the summer fishing on the...
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