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Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Douglas County Museum.
Description: Exterior view of the Tyomies Publishing Company building. The 6th Street Cafe is visible next door.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of a lighthouse.
Date: 1859 ca.
Description: From Holzlhuber's journal:
"Cordes bought his cultivated land from an Irishman and built for himself in 1859 a nice brick dwelling house. Because of the r...
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...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Superior Public Library.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of Minnesota Point Lighthouse.
Description: Exterior view of Workers' Hall.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Brule River in northern Wisconsin, flowing between a road and landscaped stone wall under a bridge and pedestrian walkway.
Description: Exterior view of the St. Joseph Orphanage with lion statues at the entrance.
Description: Wentworth Farmers' Cooperative Association store organized in 1919 by a group of Finnish, Norwegian, and Swedish farmers.
Description: View across snow towards concession building with an automobile parked in front near the porch. There is a Hamm's Beer sign hanging off the roof. Annotatio...
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: 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: Exterior view of City Hall on 10th and Hammond Avenue.
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: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the remnents of the Minnesota Point Lighthouse.
Description: Exterior view of Suomi Synod Church. A farm is visible in the distance.
Description: Interior view of the Superior Public Library. In the room are reading tables and bookshelves along the wall. Several doors lead to other rooms, and there i...
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