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Description: View down a retail street. Cars are parked at an angle along the curbs in front of the shops.
Description: The Mississippi River Logging Company's dam built in Soft Maple Creek in 1877.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Hotel Baker.
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: 1933 ca.
Description: Harry Pederson poses while holding a model airplane motor which he built. He is standing outdoors in front of the rear of a car parked near a building.
Description: Shows townships and sections, landownership and acreages, and rural buildings in what is now known as Rusk County.
Description: Black and white postcard of the Soo Line railroad depot. Text in red in the upper left corner reads "'SOO' Depot, Bruce, Wis."
Description: Three hogs feed on the Larson farm. There are farm wagons in the background and snow on the ground.
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...
Description: Methodist Evangelical Church located at the corner of the street.
Description: Exterior view of the Congregational Church. The building features two decorative steeples, arched windows, and stairs leading up to the entrance of the ch...
Description: A man operates a Russell road grader on a rural road.
Description: An unidentified man wearing a shirt and necktie poses with corn "shoulder high July 4, 1933."
Description: Photographic postcard of the Bruce Tourist Camp. A dirt road curves into the camp, there is a large sign at the entrance, and cabins, picnic tables and man...
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...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: The kittenball team of Cloverland school, including three girls and seven boys, pose in front of the school. A boy in knickers holds a bat; another boy at...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A river scene, presumably Soft Maple Creek.
Description: Children and adults enjoy a picnic in the wooded schoolyard at the Cloverland School, District No. 2. Pans of food have been placed on boards supported by...
Description: View of the Wisconsin Central Railroad Bridge. Wisconsin Central Railroad Company was incorporated in February 1871.
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