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Description: This map shows school districts, schools (rural, transport, and state graded), roads, and city and village school systems. The lower right corner includes...
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: An elderly man, woman, and dog pose near two younger women wearing aprons outside the Island Lake Post Office and Burpee's Resort.
Description: Photographic postcard of a poster promoting Bruce with seven photographs. The fairgrounds, Main Street, farm scene, Catholic Church, Chippewa River bridge,...
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: Exterior of the post office and Island Lake Burpee's Resort.
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.
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...
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...
Description: The foundation stones from the hardwood lumber mill constructed by F. Weyerhaeuser in 1885 on the north shore of Bowker Lake.
Description: The Public Library and Congregational Church in Ladysmith.
Description: Casual family portrait of John Deitz and his wife and five children.
Description: Exterior view of Carnegie Library. The brick building features stairs leading to the entrance, columns, and rectangular windows.
Description: View across field of the Mataczneski family farm.
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...
Description: Hunters stand outdoors with deer at their feet, showing off their hunting prizes. Several dwellings are visible in the background.
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: This map shows the locations of historic sites and points of interest in Rusk County, Wisconsin. A location key, descriptions of the historical importance...
Description: Phyllis Coggins, age 9, poses alongside the Cloverland School. She is identified as the "Leader in English" among the school children. She is wearing a s...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Sault Ste. Marie railroad depot in Weyerhaeuser.
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