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Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Brownstone Falls on the Bad River.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Old cars parked in tall grass next to a house with a porch; a gas pump is on the right. There is a smaller dwelling with a car parked next to it on the lef...
Description: White stucco house with wooden addition next to Lake Superior on Madeline Island. At the time of the photograph this was the oldest house on Madeline Islan...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Hull family boat "Zenya" near shore with boat "Skater" in the background off shore.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Mining and lumbering provided the impetus for the development of northern Wisconsin and Ashland was ideally situated to become a leading city of the "new W...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Lakeside view of Nebraska Row, showing Treaty Hall, La Pointe, Madeline Island.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Group of people sitting on sandstone on Basswood Island, Apostle Islands. People from l. to r.: E.H., Florence Baker, Dot Ross, Louise Baker, Harie Ross, a...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Waterfall where the Bad River tumbles over the Keweenawan Trap Ledge.
Description: Log-constructed gazebo and person on bridge in rose garden.
Description: Exterior view of Hull Cottage, also known as Coole Park Manor, on Madeline Island.
Description: Chippewa Indians are seated around a dome-shaped dwelling on a reservation.
Description: View across water of the motor yacht "The Nellewood" at dock at Madeline Island on Lake Superior. A group of passengers sit in the bow area.The Nellewood,...
Description: The Brownstone Falls in Copper Falls State Park.
Description: Two women aboard the Hull family boat, the "Lizzie W.," while it is tied to shore at one of the Apostle Islands.
Description: This map shows Chequamegon Bay, an inlet of Lake Superior. Depths are shown by isolines and soundings and relief shown by contours. The map is colored in y...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Sam Fifield's home, known as Evergreen Cottage. He was the editor and proprietor of the Ashland Press.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: This was the first boat & sled-type windsled built on Madeline Island. Built by Elmer Nelson for Howard Russell between 1950-1951. Had a 9-cylinder R-680-E...
Description: A small log cabin located in the woods near Bear Lake in either Ashland or Iron County.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Congregational Church in dilapidated condition.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Wood and stone cabin in the woods with a walk-out basement.
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