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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Indian cemetery. A large body of water can be seen in the background.
Description: Looking down North Grand street, which appears to be the main street of Glidden, Wisconsin.
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.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: The O-Sho-Ga Monument near the Indian burial grounds.
Description: View of the Knight Hotel.
Date: date unknown
Description: The Old Mission Inn, originally built as a mission house in 1832 by the Congregational mission established by Frederick Ayer in 1830. In later years furthe...
Description: Historical marker identifying the location of the first house in Wisconsin built between Washburn and Ashland in 1658.
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: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the Ashland County Court House. The postcard text reads "New Court House, Ashland, Wis."
Description: View of water streaming down the rock and tree-lined Tyler Falls. A white walk bridge is visible in the background.
Description: Exterior view of the front facade and grounds of the four-story, red brick St. Joseph Hospital.
Description: The interior of St. Joseph's Catholic Church. It was built in 1841 by Father Frederick Baraga (later Bishop), who established his mission in 1835. A small...
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...
Description: View of outhouses in a wooded area.
Description: Exterior view of St. Agnes Church, on the left, and school, on the right. Cars line the street along Lake Shore Drive in front of the buildings.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Hand-colored postcard showing the lighthouse and fog signal at Devil's Island in the Apostle Islands.
Description: Long exterior view of the front facade and side of the two-story, brick Post Office. A store and barn with silo are visible on the right. A group of people...
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...
Description: View of several fisherman's homes on Bear Island, one of the islands that make up the Apostle Islands. An American flag flies between buildings and a dock,...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Front view of the high school.
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