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Date: 1938 ca.
Description: A man is exiting a wooden building with a Blatz beer sign hanging on the front and two automobiles parked nearby. Near Clam Lake.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: It is unsure if these keys belong to the original St. Joseph's that was built in 1835 or in the later church from 1841. The keys were presented to the Soci...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Office building of the First National Bank.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Snow piled high in front of Red Crown gasoline station. A man is standing next to the Red Crown gas pump.
Description: Teacher Dorothy Ledin teaching numbers to two pre-schoolers using a board with removable numbers and dots at Ellis School.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated view of La Pointe dock taken from the water.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Two women playing tennis at Coole Park Manor on Madeline Island.
Description: Exterior view of the one-story, white First Methodist Church with double door entrance.
Date: date unknown
Description: Front view of the Radisson cabin, the first house built by a white man in Wisconsin. It was built between 1650 and 1660 on Chequamegon Bay, in the vicinit...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of La Pointe, Madeline Island, taken from the Mission Inn.
Description: Interior of the Congregational Church on Madeline Island. The ceiling and walls are paneled in birchbark.
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: This map shows wards and includes the Chequamegon Bay and Washburn. An inset map shows the Ashland region, its railroads, and a few of its iron mines.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Two-story wood house with stone porch on Madeline Island.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Knight Hotel.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Front entrance to the public school in Butternut.
Description: Constructing the Madeline Island Historical Museum in La Pointe which consists of four separate buildings. L-to-r: jail; American Fur Trade storage buildin...
Description: Snow plowed high on County Road M. The Chippewa Tavern is visible in the background, and the building in the foreground has snow plowed to the eaves.
Description: Chief Cloud, in center, of the Chippewa Indians (Ojibwa) standing outdoors with other men.
Description: Wisconsin Central Railroad train on White River Bridge, with crew posing on top of cars. The bridge was 1600 feet long and 110 feet above the water. In 187...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Ojibwa woman holding a baby in a tikinagan outdoors. The woman is wearing a dress, shawl and a headband. The Odanah Methodist church is in the background.
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