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Date: 1933 ca.
Description: A windmill with eight vanes stands along an unpaved road. The mill was built by Jacob Davidson in 1904 to grind flour and livestock feed. Davidson hand-hew...
Description: Long view of the Minnesota Point lighthouse, built at the entrance to Superior Harbor. It is allegedly the first lighthouse at the head of Lake Superior.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of a corner of the pioneer kitchen at the Douglas County Historical Museum.
Description: View of the Barry Room, containing Sioux Indian relics, at the Douglas County Historical Museum.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Douglas County Historical Society Museum, formerly the A.A. Roth Memorial.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of a lighthouse.
Description: Wentworth Farmers' Cooperative Association store organized in 1919 by a group of Finnish, Norwegian, and Swedish farmers.
Description: Side altar in the chapel at St. Joseph Orphan Home. A large angel statue is on the right and a statue of the Virgin Mary is central.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Douglas County Courthouse.
Description: Photograph of a painting by May Conniff Frost showing the tugboat Record of the Inman Line pulling a lake schooner through rough waters into Superio...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the remnents of the Minnesota Point Lighthouse.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A one-story building is situated amongst young evergreens and surrounded by stone walls containing river raceways for spawning fish. A group of people are...
Description: Interior view of the Superior Public Library. Reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "Arch: Carl Wirth, 1902, Carnegie bldg., cost $50,000." In the foregr...
Date: 1890 after
Description: Exterior view from across street of Roosevelt Terrace apartments.
Description: View of a barn, built between about 1875 and 1876.
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...
Description: Engraving of the city of Superior and Lake Superior, also depicting railroad piers, Minnesota Point, and the steamboat "Star". The engraving appears on a l...
Description: This map shows railroads, electric street railways, block numbers, docks, roads, parks, light houses, selected buildings, and sites for manufacturers. The...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Superior, county seat of Douglas County, on the shores of Lake Superior, with insets of points of interest.
Date: date unknown
Description: Front cover and Milk Bar flap from the menu at the Hotel Superior Badger Room, with the name of the hotel set against a circular backdrop and a three-quart...
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