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Date: 1935 

Description: This pictorial map of northern Bayfield County, Wisconsin, shows the Chequamegon National Forest, the Red Cliff Indian Reservation, highways and roads, and...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View of one man standing and rolling on a large ball in the water. He is holding a stick in his left hand. In the background on the left is a man in a wood...

Photograph

Community House

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Community room of the Library and Community Center.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of Trinity Lutheran Church. It is a log chapel, built of native timber, and designed to fit the Northwoods area.

Photograph

Top O' Wis Terrace

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: House, cottages and property of Mrs. J.J. Fisher overlooking Lake Superior.

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the brick front facade of the Mason Post Office and and Mason Mercantile Co. There is an automobile parked on the far left side of the bui...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View along shoreline of wooden rowboats pulled up at the landing, and a boathouse with a second-story porch at the Eagle Knob Resort on Lake Owen. There is...

Photograph

Wharf Buildings

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: View from water of the sides of three wharf buildings in a bay of Lake Superior.

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Elevated view of one automobile parked on Main Street. The Legion Memorial Park is across the street. There is a hospital building in the background. Trees...

Photograph

Larson Barn

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: An automobile is parked near the Melvin Larson barn in Bayfield County. The large barn has a concrete block foundation, gambrel roof, and three large venti...

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Description: View of a dirt road leading through a forest. This is the driveway to Nature Lovers Paradise, a resort on Jackson Lake. The text below the photograph says,...

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Photograph

Sawmill

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Stereograph image of a sawmill.

Photograph

Cabin Living Room

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Living room of a northern Wisconsin resort in southwestern Bayfield County, possibly Haagensen's Lodge on Middle Eau Claire Lake.

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Lumberjacks pose together in a bunkhouse at Ole Emerson's lumber camp. There are lanterns hanging from the ceiling. Two of the men are holding fiddles (vio...

Date: 1935 ca.

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.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Man standing on the porch of a log building at Lyndale Bay Resort on Upper Eau Claire Lake.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View across water filled with lily pads of a one-story cottage on shore of Cable Lake.

Photograph

Phillips 66

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: View across road of the Route 66 service station. Automobiles and a Phillips 66 Chequamegon Oil Co. truck are in the parking lot. Signs around the Route 66...

Date: 1895-09-06 

Description: View of a partially harvested pine forest nine miles southwest of Washburn. A pathway is being cut for a narrow gauge logging railroad.

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