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Description: A Sanborn map of Ashland.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Ashland, and the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: A biplane is flying low over a field with a barn in the background.
Description: This map shows landownership, acreages, and old fort road on the southwest corner of Madeline Island. The map includes an explanation of survey in the midd...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated view of La Pointe dock taken from the water.
Description: Bridge and truck trail constructed by Works Progress Administration (WPA) workmen to facilitate forest fire prevention and control.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View from the water of the Mission, dock, Mission cottages, and Congregational Church on Madeline Island.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Logging Camp dock and buildings made of logs. Madeline Island shoreline on the bank of Lake Superior.
Description: Looking down La Pointe's main street on Madeline Island. A man is walking on the board sidewalk on the left, and another person is driving a horse-drawn ve...
Description: Looking west down wooden sidewalk along La Pointe's unpaved main street.
Description: Six trucks and a car are parked in front of the Central Baking Company building. Most of the vehicles are decorated with flags and streamers for a parade....
Description: This chart of the northern Apostle Islands and Lake Superior shoreline shows relief by contours and spot heights and depths by contours, gradient tints and...
Description: View of a house on Nebraska Row on Madeline Island. In the foreground is a flag pole, bench, path, lawn and trees. On the left are docks from the lake shor...
Date: date unknown
Description: A Northwestern Railroad train pulled by locomotive #967 across a bridge with steel supports.
Description: Large vacation homes in La Pointe, Madeline Island. Bayfield is in the background on the far shore of Lake Superior.
Description: Group of people walking across road during a Nukewatch peace march.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Old cars parked in tall grass next to a house with a porch; a gas pump is on the right. There is a smaller dwelling with a car parked next to it on the lef...
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Tree-lined dirt road curving along Madeline Island.
Description: Main Road to the back of Hull Cottage on Madeline Island.
Description: A coupe rag top automobile that has been modified with tracks, sitting atop a trailer in front of the County Courthouse.
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