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Description: Bonnie Urfer, one of the leaders of Nukewatch, speaking with local police officer Ken Johnson outside the Project ELF facility. Nukewatch was present for o...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Children standing in front of fish nets drying on net racks.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Chippewa Tavern, a two-story building with two main doorways. The door on the right has a sign that says "Rooms," while the door on th...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Oliver Wilson, Leo Capser, and Jesse Stone, all wearing hats, pose for a group portrait.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Camp Stella on Sand Island of the Apostle Islands. View includes tents, lamp post, bridge and flag pole.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Bavarian style cedar shake-sided summer home built in 1916 on Nebraska Row on Madeline Island. W.H. Ferguson was from Beatrice, Nebraska and was co-founder...
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: This map is pen, pencil, and watercolor on paper and shows land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, and part of Chequamegon Bay. The map includes...
Description: View across lawn of the Church Cottage and Congregational Church on Madeline Island.
Date: date unknown
Description: Fisherman standing on frozen Lake Superior holding a lake trout, leaning on snowshoes.
Description: Interior of a tavern near Clam Lake. Bar stools are around a bar, and the walls covered with animal mounts, guns, traps, postcards, and signs. Liquor and c...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Lighthouse on Outer Island of the Apostle Islands.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Elizabeth Lathrop, Post Mistress, stands with a dog and other people in front of the Post Office. There is a shoreline on the left.
Date: 1959 ca.
Description: A postcard of the Old Indian Burying Grounds
Description: A family kayaks in front of rock walls at the Apostle Islands.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View from road of Cottage Grocery store on Main Street on Madeline Island.
Description: Front facade of the three-story brick U.S. Post Office with bell tower. An American flag flies above of the building. Three men stand next to a telephone p...
Description: Wood and stone cabin in the woods with a walk-out basement.
Description: Elizabeth Baker and Anne Ashley waiting for milk at Grant's Point Farm, Madeline Island. The dog is "Dandy," born in Munich, Germany.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Front view of Dill Hall at Northland College.
Description: White stucco house with wooden addition next to Lake Superior on Madeline Island. At the time of the photograph this was the oldest house on Madeline Islan...
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