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Date: 1912 ca.

Description: This map shows land for sale by the Rusk Farm Company. Caption reads, "Look carefully at the map. Notice the thickly settled country on all sides of our la...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Wisconsin Central Railroad Bridge. Wisconsin Central Railroad Company was incorporated in February 1871.

Postcard

"Soo" Depot

Date: 1909-05-14 

Description: Black and white postcard of the Soo Line railroad depot. Text in red in the upper left corner reads "'SOO' Depot, Bruce, Wis."

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Color postcard of the Wisconsin Central Railroad depot.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Sault Ste. Marie railroad depot in Weyerhaeuser.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin Central Passenger Depot. The brick building is surrounded by a wooden platform and railroad tracks run through the foregrou...

Date: 1948 

Description: Man spreads gravel along a road with a Meili-Blumberg (MB) Model 10 power grader attached to an International M tractor. One side of the road is lined with...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of view from shoreline of a bridge over the Chippewa River. Text at bottom reads: "Bridge Crossing Chippewa River, Bruce, Wis."

Photograph

Russell Road Grader

Date: 1926-08 

Description: A man operates a Russell road grader on a rural road.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated photographic postcard view of Main Street. An unused lot is in the left foreground. The rest of the street is lined with dwellings and commercial...

Photograph

Glen Flora Depot

Date: 1924 

Description: View down railroad tracks of a group of men standing on the platform of the Glen Flora depot waiting for an arriving train which is in the far background.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1924 

Description: View down a retail street. Cars are parked at an angle along the curbs in front of the shops.

Photograph

Railroad Grade

Date: 1959-04 

Description: The Mississippi River Logging Company's railroad grade two miles south of Weyerhaeuser over Soft Maple Creek, built about 1875-76.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated photographic postcard view of Main Street with horses and carts along the street. Dwellings and commercial buildings are on both sides of the stre...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Flambeau River from Soo Bridge. The railroad bridges crosses over the river and foliage lines the riverbanks.

Photograph

New School House

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a new multi-story school house as seen from across a lawn. The building features an American flag, two chimneys, and a walkway leading to a column...

Date: 1938 

Description: This map shows school districts, schools (rural, transport, and state graded), roads, and city and village school systems. The lower right corner includes...

Date: 1924 

Description: Methodist Evangelical Church located at the corner of the street.

Map or Atlas

Rusk County Map

Date: 1975 

Description: This map shows the locations of historic sites and points of interest in Rusk County, Wisconsin. A location key, descriptions of the historical importance...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View across the railroad tracks towards downtown area. Several people are posed along the road and on the porches of buildings. The Faast Land Company and...

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