Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Interior of the synagogue, including Stars of David on the walls.
Description: Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey soil map of Wisconsin supplemented by promotional materials about the County's prospects, schools and agric...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Douglas County Museum.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Large white building with facade details and bell tower.
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.
Description: The main altar in the chapel at St. Joseph Orphan Home.
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...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Douglas County Courthouse.
Description: Exterior view of the U.S. Courthouse and U.S. Post Office.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of a lighthouse.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of a barn, built between about 1875 and 1876.
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...
Description: View of the Barry Room, containing Sioux Indian relics, at the Douglas County Historical Museum.
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...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The Russell Block, 1606-1608 Tower Avenue. The 1899 City Directory makes the first mention of New York Furriers, Simmons and Malik, proprietors. New York F...
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: Elevated view of group gathered and posed on a new street. Behind the group is a large pile of lumber, wooden sidewalks, and what appear to be newly-constr...
Description: Exterior view of the St. Joseph Orphanage with lion statues at the entrance.
Description: View of the Davidson Feed Mill near the Amnicon River.
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.
Description: View of Minnesota Point Lighthouse.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706