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Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a two-story brick building, the Drummond High School. There is some decoration around the windows, front doors, and in the brickwork. The...

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Meyer's Cafe

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View across street of a wooden corner building with large plate glass windows and a sign advertising Meyer's Cafe. An advertisement is painted on the side...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a log church showing the front doorway and entry way and the left side of the building. There is a stone chimney at the back near another...

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

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Public School

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The public school in Iron River.

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Bobbing

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: An ice fishermen sitting in a shelter bobbing for fish on Lake Superior near Cornucopia.

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Mount Valhalla

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of Mount Valhalla during the winter near Washburn. There is a building and a few automobiles parked at the bottom of a large hill covered in snow. The...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Highway through Iron River on what is now Highway 2 near the junction with County Highway A.

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Description: Exterior of the menu for Paul's Cafe, with a bird's-eye view map of "Washburn's Natural Deep Water Land Locked Harbor," Chequamegon Bay, and the Apostle Is...

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State Fish Hatchery

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the back of the State Fish Hatchery.

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Bobsled Chute

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Two men are standing inside a bobsled chute during the summer. The chute is possibly located at the Valhalla ski area in the Chequamegon National Forest.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of Russian Orthodox Church.

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Cabin Living Room

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Living room of a northern Wisconsin resort in southwestern Bayfield County, possibly Haagensen's Lodge on Middle Eau Claire Lake.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of the Sentinel Rock geological formation on the southern point of Devil's Island, part of the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior.

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Cabin in the Woods

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Stone-lined path through woods leading to a one-story log cabin with a wrap-around porch and window boxes with flowers. The cabin is located near Cable.

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E. Pike Residence

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Back view of the E. Pike residence. The owner is thought to have been a relative of Robinson D. Pike (1838-1905), a lumber merchant and the founder of Bay...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Tinted photographic postcard of Cable's High and Grade School building. A flag flies on the right, and a group of children are looking out of a second stor...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Interior view of three-tiered altar, with gilded ornamentation surrounding it, two candlesticks, and several paintings on the walls.

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Description: Maria and Henry Getto in the yard of their farm with windmill in the background, Oulu Township.

Date: 1886 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Washburn on Lake Superior. There is an inset of Washburn, Chequamagon and the Apostle Islands.

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