Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Elevated view of the sun shining through clouds over a lake, identified as Lake Namakagon. In the foreground are trees, and more trees are visible on the o...
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: View from Lake Superior looking at the shoreline of Washburn. Houses, buildings, people, cars and trees are visible on shore.
Date: date unknown
Description: Color reproduction of an aerial view of Bayfield and its harbor.
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: 1934 ca.
Description: View from water of sandstone shoreline on south shore of Lake Superior.
Description: Exterior view of a small one-story wooden cottage or cabin with a front porch, covered in a layer of snow and surrounded by trees on land owned by Nature L...
Description: View from shoreline of dock site towards Lake Superior, showing sulphur pile and a large chute in the background.
Description: Slightly elevated view over water towards East slip in Cornucopia Harbor. There is a small cluster of buildings along the left and right sides with boats m...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Unloading coal from a large ship in Lake Superior onto land near Washburn. There is a large conveyor that has lights glowing in the dark sky. A large pile...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Exterior view across lawn of the Lake O'Bays Hotel on Lake Namakagon. The hotel is a two-story building with many windows. There is a road or path in front...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Wooden boats along shoreline of Iron Lake.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Students of the Miles School, Bayfield County District No. 2, read at their desks supervised by their teacher, Mrs. Inez Lindell Bystrom. There is a parlor...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: View from lawn of a dog on a dock watching family fishing near shoreline of Eau Claire Lake.
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...
Description: View of a single-story log cabin with front porch in the woods.
Description: Restaurant west of Iron River on Highway 2. This establishment was torn down around 2003 when the Wisconsin Department of Transportation widened the Highwa...
Description: Exterior view of a small one-story cottage surrounded by trees and flowering plants. There is a large fishing hook on the wall near the door. There is a di...
Description: Two men standing on dock each holding a lake trout.
Description: Indian "pow-wow" and lacrosse contest between various reservations.
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...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706