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Description: Community Fair of the Bashaw Valley Farmers Club. E.L. Lutcher, head of the farmers institutes program of the agricultural extension, described the area a...
Description: The Trolley Inn, diner, overnight cabins, and gas pumps, located on state highways 53 & 63, one mile south of Spooner. The juxtaposition of the former tro...
Description: Letterhead of the Washburn County Treasurer's office, with a three-quarter view of the county building and people walking on the grounds. Text is in decora...
Description: Hand-colored image of two men loading cranberries in crates into an open air drying shed shortly after harvest.
Description: Man working at cranberry cleaning machine. On both sides of the machine are stacks of crates used for storing cranberries. Under the machine is the plant d...
Date: 1900 after
Description: This map is ink on tracing paper and shows the city of Spooner. The map shows numbered plats, labeled streets, and the Yellow River.
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: Indian Head Sandwich Shop, filling station, and rest rooms.
Description: This map of Minong shows township 42 north platted and area R12 west. The streets are labeled.
Description: Fisherman cooking on campfire at the edge of a river.
Description: Two men are loading cranberries into a washing machine in Washburn County.
Description: This 1941 map covers Washburn County, Wisconsin, as well as western Sawyer, eastern Burnett, and northeastern Polk counties. It shows the locations of tour...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of frame church in a pastoral landscape.
Description: Full crate of Wisconsin cranberries.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a grade school.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Postcard featuring various views of Spooner, including the Omaha train depot, Main Street, an Episcopal church, the town hall, and a residential street.
Description: This 1896 map of Washburn County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, sections, schools, wagon roads, cities and villages, settlers, railroads, a...
Description: Men inside an open doorway of a farm building stand on a platform loading cranberries into a cleaning machine shortly after harvest.
Description: Two workmen stack crates of cranberries in an open air drying shed. The original caption which was supplied by the Agriculture Department noted that Wiscon...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of Spooner Lake from Jones Cottages.
Description: Exterior view of the Shell Lake Roller Milling Company with a man seated on a horse-drawn wagon outside its entrance.
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