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Date: 1920 after

Description: Howard Russell with dog team bringing the mail to La Pointe.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the three-story brick National Bank building.

Date: 1939 

Description: Elevated view of students from the Washburn High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are wearing marching band...


High School

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: High school.


First National Bank

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Office building of the First National Bank.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Shingle mill workers posing outside the cook shanty while the mill was shut down for repairs. They are, left to right as numbered on the photograph: 1. Joh...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Wood and stone cabin in the woods with a walk-out basement.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View over railroad tracks of railway depot. Men are standing around the station, and carts are parked on the station platform.

Date: 1937-09 

Description: View upriver of the rapids above Tyler Falls at Copper Falls State Park. In the distance you can see a bridge across the river.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Two automobiles are parked next to a tavern with a Blatz Beer sign hanging out front. An American flag hangs from a flagpole.


Hank's Inn

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Two-story log building with a Grain Belt Beer/Hank's Inn sign at the Pinehurst Inn on Lower Clam Lake.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Bill Baker standing on top of a wall of the quarry on Basswood Island.


Rustic Stairway

Date: 1940 

Description: People descending a rustic stairway leading down to the trail along the Bad River.


G.W. Peck's Store

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Front view of G.W. Peck's Store. The signs on the building read "Globe Steam Laundry" and the text below the photograph reads "Conover & Porter, Architect...

Date: 1958 

Description: The Madeline Island Historical Museum behind a "pencil" designed fence.


City High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the front facade of City High School with bell tower.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man portaging by pushing or pulling a boat between two bodies of water, at White River by Fox River. There is an outboard motor leaning against a tree in t...


Description: Letterhead of the J.S. Stearns Lumber Company of Odanah, Wisconsin, manufacturers of "Indian Reservation Soft Pine and Norway Lumber" and general merchandi...


Chief Gogeoweosh

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Bad River Ojibwe Chief Gogeoweosh (Sailing Home Once in a While). Chief Gogeoweosh is wearing a woven vest over a shirt and a bead and feather war b...


Touring Project ELF

Date: 1981-12-15 

Description: Captain Charles Biele (right) and John A. Lavine (next to Biele), Wisconsin newspaper publisher, before Lavine toured the controversial U.S. Navy facility...

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