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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Shell Lake.
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: 1900 after
Description: This map of Minong shows township 42 north platted and area R12 west. The streets are labeled.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: View of Shell Lake looking towards the sawmills.
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...
Description: Postcard featuring various views of Spooner, including the Omaha train depot, Main Street, an Episcopal church, the town hall, and a residential street.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a grade school.
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: Indian Head Sandwich Shop, filling station, and rest rooms.
Description: Men inside an open doorway of a farm building stand on a platform loading cranberries into a cleaning machine shortly after harvest.
Description: Newly cleared cranberry marshes. In the center a man stands near a man-made irrigation ditch. To the left and right of the ditch are large piles of roots a...
Description: Portrait of seven members of Shriners youth groups in formal dress; the boys were in the De Molay club and the girls were in the Rainbow Girls club. Some...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: This early 20th century map shows the township and range system, sections, railroads, roads, lakes, wetlands, and streams in the western Sawyer County town...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of frame church in a pastoral landscape.
Description: View of a main street in Shell Lake with a hardware store and post office visible on the left and people standing along the sidewalks.
Description: Exterior view of the Shell Lake Roller Milling Company with a man seated on a horse-drawn wagon outside its entrance.
Description: View of a cranberry marsh and warehouse in Washburn County. In the foreground of the photo is a warehouse for the storage of harvested cranberries.
Description: View of a street scene, with the Spooner State Bank in the foreground and the William Busch Meat Market and a confectionary further down the street.
Description: Fisherman cooking on campfire at the edge of a river.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of the State Fish Hatchery with a boat in the foreground.
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...
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