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Date: 1914 ca.
Description: This 1914 map of Douglas County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, roads, railroads, Indian trails, schoo...
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: Chronicle newspaper office, the first building on the townsite of Superior, built in 1853 by William C. Howenstine, John T. Morgan, and August Zachau.
Description: The steel and reinforced concrete grain elevator built by the Great Northern Railroad at Superior about 1900. This contemporary photograph was taken to acc...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Central High School.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the harbor.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: A windmill built as a co-operative enterprise by area Finnish settlers about 1910 and now preserved as a tourist attraction. The windmill is located about...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Richard Bardon residence, with a man standing in front of it.
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: 1940 ca.
Description: View of a corner of the pioneer kitchen at the Douglas County Historical Museum.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: This map shows industrial points of interest in Superior. The top of the map reads: "Superior, Douglas County, Wisconsin, as this Industrial Tour map indic...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of State Normal School.
Description: Exterior view of the Butler home.
Description: View down railroad tracks towards the Central Avenue depot and the railroad crossing.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of Minnesota Point Lighthouse.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: A view of the Bong Memorial, dedicated to the memory of World War II air ace Major Richard I. Bong. This P-38 is the type of plane he piloted when he shot...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Superior. Looking from the point, with Superior Bay on left, St. Louis Bay on right, below St. Louis River.
Description: View of a stockade and blockhouse replica built on the site of the original stockade erected in 1862 during a small Sioux Indian uprising in nearby Minneso...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of a lighthouse.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Avery House, with groups of people gathered on its porches and balcony.
Description: Exterior view of the West Superior Hotel. There are pedestrians, a street car, and people riding in horse-drawn carriages on the street in front of the hot...
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