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Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Men fishing out of wooden rowboats on the Turtle flowage near the Turtle Dam on the Flambeau River.
Description: View of a woman as she was loaded into the agent's car after a raid at Rae's Blackhawk Bar. She is hiding her face in her coat.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Road lined with stones leading up to the one-story Holst's Log Cabin in the woods.
Description: Elevated view of the Mercer Ranger Station from a watchtower.
Description: Benedict & Co. engineers. As shown by development to March 1st 1887. Inset: Map of northern Wisconsin showing location of range. Lands in red.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: The "Pere Marquette" cargo boat, enroute from Manitowoc to Luddington.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: View of the road and entrance to Mercer Tourist Park on Grand Portage Lake showing the fences, road and buildings. The larger building on the left has a st...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Elevated view overlooking Mercer. Roads, trees and buildings are visible.
Description: View of the entrance to Voss' Birchwood Lodge on Spider Lake. On the right are two birdhouses and a log entrance that says Voss' Resort. On the right is a...
Description: Main street of the town, shown during reconstruction for use as a motion picture set.
Description: Shows buildings, piers, winter and summer levels, and resort lands. Depths shown by isolines. Relief shown by contours. From the E.P. Sherry papers relat...
Description: View down lake shoreline on Lake Manitowish at Little Bohemia. There are stairs coming down to the lake, and a bench, as well as docks, a flag pole and a d...
Description: View from the shoreline at Mercer Tourist Park showing people on the dock and floating rafts in the lake.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View towards vehicles in the street, including hearses, and horses from the Burton House Livery parked along the curb in front of storefronts. Men stand ho...
Description: Photomontage of a man pulling a giant fish into his rowboat. As the text box in the lower left corner--which reads "Swallowed The Pole and All"--suggests,...
Description: View looking down Main Street showing automobiles, light poles, and storefronts. Signs are visible for the "Drugstore" and "The Store."
Date: 1961-09-18 ca.
Description: Several men construct a movie set in a small, downtown area.
Description: Gus Savera built his service garage along Highway 77 in the mid-1940s. It was constructed out of cinder blocks and featured bright blue trim.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: View looking out over the boats at docks on Spider Lake at Voss' Birchwood Lodge.
Description: View of sixteen men members of the Montreal Fireman's Association, most wearing uniforms and hats, next to an early fire truck.
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