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Description: View down a retail street. Cars are parked at an angle along the curbs in front of the shops.
Date: date unknown
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: The foundation stones from the hardwood lumber mill constructed by F. Weyerhaeuser in 1885 on the north shore of Bowker Lake.
Description: The new school building during construction, next to the old school building, which has a bell tower on the roof. A man works in the yard on the left near...
Description: Methodist Evangelical Church located at the corner of the street.
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: Photographic postcard of a poster promoting Bruce with seven photographs. The fairgrounds, Main Street, farm scene, Catholic Church, Chippewa River bridge,...
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: Photographic postcard of Buff Creek Farm. The farmhouse is on the left and the barn and outbuildings are on the right. A man and an automobile are near the...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Ladysmith.
Description: A river scene, presumably Soft Maple Creek.
Description: Color of Main Street. A Ben Franklin store, bank and Texaco Station are on the left. The right side is lined with bars. Cars are parked along both sides of...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Hotel Maple.
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: Exterior of the two-story Rusk County Normal School.
Description: View of the Wisconsin Central Railroad Bridge. Wisconsin Central Railroad Company was incorporated in February 1871.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: St. Mary's Hospital in Ladysmith.
Description: The Mississippi River Logging Company's dam built in Soft Maple Creek in 1877.
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