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Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Lake view of Apostle Islands sandstone caves along the shores of Lake Superior.
Description: David Obey poses with Park Ranger Bob MacKreth on the left and Martin Hanson on the right. They are standing on the beach with water and land in the backgr...
Description: Elevated view of the sun shining through clouds over Lake Namakagon. In the foreground are a few trees and in the distance is the opposite shoreline. Text...
Date: date unknown
Description: Mary Griggs Burke as a young woman, sitting outdoors at Forest Lodge smiling and holding a dog. Mary was the third generation owner of Forest Lodge, an est...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View across street of automobiles parked in front of a hardware store and a drugstore on Main Street.
Description: View of the sun shining through clouds over a lake, identified as Lake Namakagon. In the foreground are some rocks on the shoreline, and more trees are vis...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Boats and people at the Bayfield dock on Labor Day 1912. Boats include Thelma; Lusitania; which later became a U.S. Mail boat; Captain Angus'...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: View of a man and woman getting into a wooden rowboat from a dock on Lake Owen at the Virginia Beach Cabins. Behind them a dog sits on the pier. On the far...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: View of five people and a dog on the dock at the Virginia Beach boat landing. Two people are in a motor boat next to the dock. Another boat and dock is on...
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.
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...
Description: View looking down stairway on steep hill with a rock wall at the lake and dock. Boats and an adult and child are visible on the dock.
Description: View from road of Congregational Church.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Henry Getto sits in a rocking chair on the walk in front of the entrance to a log house. He is holding an open book in his hands, and is wearing a suit, a...
Description: View across lake towards four single-story cabins with front porches along the shoreline of Lyndale Bay on Eau Claire Lakes.
Description: Elevated view over railroads tracks of Canadian ship with cargo of wood pulp. Sulphide bales are being unloaded and there are several men on the ship. In t...
Description: View of a man flying an airplane low over the airfield. He is wearing goggles and waving at the photogarpher. In the background is a barn and trees.
Description: View of a partially harvested pine forest nine miles southwest of Washburn. A pathway is being cut for a narrow gauge logging railroad.
Description: Color postcard of Trinity Lutheran Church. It is a log chapel, built of native timber, and designed to fit the Northwoods area.
Description: Two people holding a stringer of trout caught on Siskiwit Lake.
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