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Date: 1929 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the building under construction, with two men working on the side of the log building on wooden scaffolds. This is probably on the site of...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Two women sitting in dog cart on dirt street in front of boardwalk. La Pointe Village School is in the background. Dog team belongs to Tom Stahl.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Burial grounds in La Pointe.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: View from the lake of the summer homes on Nebraska Row along the shoreline of Lake Superior. The water tower and church steeple are visible on the far righ...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of Camp Beaver showing tents, a truck and snow.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Large vacation homes in La Pointe, Madeline Island. Bayfield is in the background on the far shore of Lake Superior.
Description: Exterior view of St. Agnes Church, on the left, and school, on the right. Cars line the street along Lake Shore Drive in front of the buildings.
Description: German farm couple returning from the fileds, crossing railroad tracks.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Ojibwa man sitting in a cottonwood tree, holding a bow and arrow. The man is wearing a headband with a porcupine roach.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Mrs. Saxon in buggy with umbrella being pulled by her horse named Trixie.
Description: People gathered around picket fence in front of a decorated St. Joseph's Catholic Church in La Pointe on Madeline Island.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of Wheeler Hall at Northland College.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Indian cemetery. A large body of water can be seen in the background.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: View of seven small cabins around a clearing where there is an American flag on a flag pole and two benches around a stone fire pit. In the foreground is a...
Description: View of two schooners off the shore of Madeline Island, one of the islands that comprise the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior. Two large two-story houses a...
Description: Rock formation known as Trip Hannua Point on an Apostle Island.
Description: Bad River Ojibwa Chief Gogeweosh (Sailing Home Once in a While). Chief Gogeweosh is wearing a feather war bonnet and a buckskin shirt with a beaded...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Elizabeth Baker and Anne Ashley gathering raspberries and getting milk on the road to Grant's Point on Madeline Island.
Description: Aerial view of town, showing the shoreline of Lake Superior, ore docks, roads, houses, buildings, trees, and smokestacks. Text describing this photograph s...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Congregational Church in dilapidated condition.
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