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Community: La Pointe
Historic Name: LUCERNE (Shipwreck)
Reference Number: 91001775
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View from the water of the Mission, dock, Mission cottages, and Congregational Church on Madeline Island.
How the Natives Lost Their Land
Reference Number: 17028
Reference Number: 27532
Reference Number: 27280
Reference Number: 15603
Reference Number: 15583
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Indian cemetery. A large body of water can be seen in the background.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Large vacation homes in La Pointe, Madeline Island. Bayfield is in the background on the far shore of Lake Superior.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Boardwalk leading to St. Joseph's Catholic Church in La Pointe.
Reference Number: 27570
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of the steamboat "Idora," owned by Charles Russell, docked at the Mission 'stub dock' on Madeline Island. A group of people are on boar...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Ojibwe wooden burial houses surrounded by wooden fence on Madeline Island. Two women stand in the background.
Reference Number: 27271
Reference Number: 27355
Reference Number: 27533
Reference Number: 27281
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