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Date: 1916-07 

Description: St. Croix Ojibwa Chief Ma-Ko-day (Chief Peter Bearheart) and his wife, grandson, and another unidentified person in front of their birch hut located in the...

Date: 1867 

Description: This 1867 map shows the Chippewa River in northern Chippewa County, Wisconsin, from just north of Cornell to Jim Falls. Covering portions of the towns of A...

Date: 1967-06-05 

Description: Mike Cotch standing holding a provoloni with other shapes of provolone cheese including salomini, salame, and madget hanging from the ceiling at the Burnet...

Photograph

Mound at Trade Lake

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: Three men and two women sit on top of a mound near Trade Lake.

Photograph

Two Male Singers

Date: 1946-08-11 

Description: Unidentified man and Orrin Olson (b. 1911?), singers of Swedish songs who recorded for Helene Stratman-Thomas.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of various businesses on Main Street, including a drug store on the right side.

Photograph

Starch Factory

Date: 1895-09-28 

Description: Elevated view of wagons filled with potatoes parked near a starch factory. In 1895, 125,000 bushels of potatoes were converted into starch. Railroad tracks...

Date: 1946-08-10 

Description: The man on the left is Dr. Charles O. Lindberg, a physician and singer of Swedish songs, who recorded for Helene Stratman-Thomas. The man on the right is A...

Postcard

Court House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of courthouse with trees.

Date: 1991 

Description: This 1991 map of Burnett County, Wisconsin, shows Governor Knowles State Forest, wildlife areas, public hunting grounds, and other outdoor recreation facil...

Photograph

Mound on Trade Lake

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A man sits on top of a mound near Trade Lake.

Date: 1946-08-10 

Description: Helene Stratman-Thomas and Dr. Charles O. Lindberg, a Swedish singer.

Date: 1858 ca.

Description: This house was located amongst the Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indians, and is where Holzlhuber took shelter one night after he and his large group danced with the f...

Date: 1978 ca.

Description: David Obey (2nd from right) and Harvey Dueholm (left) visit O'Mally's Manufacturing.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: South side of Madison Avenue.

Photograph

Mound at Round Lake

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Three men and four children stand on top of a mound near Round Lake.

Date: 1955 

Description: This 1950s tourist brochure features a map of Burnett County, Wisconsin, and northern Polk County which shows highways and roads, railroads, landmarks, and...

Photograph

Bar and Bartenders

Date: 1886 

Description: Saloon interior of two bartenders standing behind the bar. On the bar is a variety of glassware and bottles. On the wall behind the bar are three large mir...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Map shows school houses, creameries, post offices, saw mills, grist mills, churches, cemeteries, town halls, stores, roads, state roads, and railroads."Cop...

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