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Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Colored postcard view of "Buffalo Bill" Cody center right in white coat and hat surrounded by Native Americans in traditional garb, military personnel and...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Main Street when it was a dirt road. A church is visible in the background, and telephone poles stand on the left side.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View of Second Street, looking east.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Butternut Lake Hotel. The road, fence, trees and screened gazebo can be seen in the center. A man is standing among the trees...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of a man sitting on the steps of Town Hall. The Catholic church is in the background.
Description: View looking down Second Street. Stores and other buildings line both sides of the street, including the Post Office on the left. Cable car tracks are visi...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of the three-story court house and grounds. Lake Superior is visible in the background.
Date: 1959 ca.
Description: A postcard of the Old Indian Burying Grounds
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Postcard reads "Soo Line Depot, Ashland, Wis."
Description: Exterior of the front facade of City High School with bell tower.
Description: View of a sawmill and the distant town in the background. Stacks of logs are in the lumberyard. The postcard bears a New Year's greeting in German.
Description: Looking down North Grand street, which appears to be the main street of Glidden, Wisconsin.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the Ashland County Court House. The postcard text reads "New Court House, Ashland, Wis."
Description: Four views of Ashland, including Ellis Avenue, the Chicago and North Western Depot, Northern Pacific and Omaha trains and West Second Street.
Description: Historical marker identifying the location of the first house in Wisconsin built between Washburn and Ashland in 1658.
Description: Exterior view of the one-story, white First Methodist Church with double door entrance.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of St. Joseph's Hospital.
Description: View of outhouses in a wooded area.
Description: Exterior view of the building and grounds of the Ashland General Hospital.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Postcard text reads "Mammoth Ore Docks, Ashland, Wis."
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