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Photograph

John Deitz Family

Date: 1906 

Description: Casual family portrait of John Deitz and his wife and five children.

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.

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.

Photograph

Tall Corn

Date: 1933-07-04 

Description: An unidentified man wearing a shirt and necktie poses with corn "shoulder high July 4, 1933."

Photograph

Helen Woodbury

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Helen Woodbury, age 12, a student at the Cloverland School, is pictured sitting in a small chair holding her baby brother, Jackie. They are posing just out...

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.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: An unidentified man canoes the rapids on the Flambeau River in the northern part of Rusk County, about 12 miles from Ladysmith.

Photograph

Hogs

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Three hogs feed on the Larson farm. There are farm wagons in the background and snow on the ground.

Date: 1959-04 

Description: The Mississippi River Logging Company's dam built in Soft Maple Creek in 1877.

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...

Photograph

Bruce Main Street

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: View of Main Street with parked cars.

Photograph

Earl Woodbury

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Earl Woodbury, age 14, a student at Cloverland School, poses with a sheep on his home farm. The sheep has been recently shorn. There is another sheep and a...

Date: 1959-04 

Description: The Mississippi River Logging Company's dam built in Soft Maple Creek in 1877.

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...

Photograph

A Season's Hunt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hunters stand outdoors with deer at their feet, showing off their hunting prizes. Several dwellings are visible in the background.

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: 1933 ca.

Description: Earl Woodbury, 14, and his sister Helen, 12, work barefoot in the garden of their home farm. Both are students at the Cloverland School, District No. 2. Th...

Photograph

Hotel Maple

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Hotel Maple.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Public Library and Congregational Church in Ladysmith.

Date: 1959-05 

Description: The foundation stones from the hardwood lumber mill constructed by F. Weyerhaeuser in 1885 on the north shore of Bowker Lake.

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