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Date: 1890 ca.
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: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of Presbyterian Church with dirt path in front and wooden buildings in the background.
Description: This 1898 map shows the township and range system, sections, cities and villages, railroads, roads, vacant land and land sold by the Wisconsin Central Rail...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View across road of a one-story building, Day's Service Station, with gasoline pumps and signs and a map out front. The signs read Straight Ahead, 10 Mi....
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: "Zenya" boat, owned by the Hull family, docked next to a Coast Guard vessel in La Pointe.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Shingle mill workers and a young boy pose in front of the men's bunk house. They are, as numbered on the photograph: 1. Jas Clark 2. Charles Elzea 3. Red M...
Description: Winter view of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp Beaver tents with two men in the background. CCC Company 1604 used Camp Beaver as their base camp...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Burial grounds in La Pointe.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Two-story cedar shake-sided house with two porches.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: View looking down Third Street East. There are large trees lining both sides of the street. One automobile is parked along the curb on the left, and a few...
Description: This 1949 map shows the topography and significant landmarks in Copper Falls State Park, Ashland County, Wisconsin.
Description: Elevated view of students from the Park Falls High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are wearing marching b...
Description: A couple strolling down the main road, through the woods, to the mission on Madeline Island.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the Marathon Paper Mills Company.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: This map of Ashland County, Wisconsin, which at the time included part of present-day Iron County, also covers portions of Vilas County, Wisconsin, then pa...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: People gathered around picket fence in front of a decorated St. Joseph's Catholic Church in La Pointe on Madeline Island.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Railway passenger depot in Ashland (?), Wisconsin.
Description: Exterior view of the main facade white stone and red roof of the Saron Lutheran Church.
Description: Women standing at General Fifield's Camp Stella at Sand Island, Apostle Island, Lake Superior.
Description: Six trucks and a car are parked in front of the Central Baking Company. Most of the vehicles are decorated with flags and streamers for a parade. The truck...
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