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Photograph

John Deitz Family

Date: 1906 

Description: Casual family portrait of John Deitz and his wife and five children.

Photograph

New School House

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a new multi-story school house as seen from across a lawn. The building features an American flag, two chimneys, and a walkway leading to a column...

Postcard

"Soo" Depot

Date: 1909-05-14 

Description: Black and white postcard of the Soo Line railroad depot. Text in red in the upper left corner reads "'SOO' Depot, Bruce, Wis."

Date: 1959-05 

Description: The foundation stones from the hardwood lumber mill constructed by F. Weyerhaeuser in 1885 on the north shore of Bowker Lake.

Photograph

Phyllis Coggins

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Phyllis Coggins, age 9, poses alongside the Cloverland School. She is identified as the "Leader in English" among the school children. She is wearing a s...

Photograph

Flambeau River

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the Flambeau River including boats on the river and buildings (possibly resorts) standing along the forested shore.

Date: 1927 

Description: An elderly man, woman, and dog pose near two younger women wearing aprons outside the Island Lake Post Office and Burpee's Resort.

Date: 1931 

Description: Exterior of the two-story Rusk County Normal School.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: This early 20th century map shows "choice lake properties owned by Rusk Farm Company, Eau Claire, Wis." on Potato Lake in the Town of Rusk, Rusk County, Wi...

Postcard

Arpin's Farm

Date: 1915-07-06 

Description: Photographic postcard of Arpin's Farm. View across a field with the farm in the far background. On the extreme right is a row of power lines going to the h...

Map or Atlas

Rusk County Map

Date: 1975 

Description: This map shows the locations of historic sites and points of interest in Rusk County, Wisconsin. A location key, descriptions of the historical importance...

Photograph

Pea Viner

Date: 1924 

Description: A group of farmers, including women and children, pose in front of a pea processing plant.

Photograph

Mischkie Lake

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Mischkie Lake from a forested shore.

Date: 1931 

Description: Group of men at the Rusk County Beekeepers Association, standing near table of honey display. Center - R. Knudtson, Glen Flora, President. Right - A. D. Ca...

Photograph

St. Mary's Hospital

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: St. Mary's Hospital in Ladysmith.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Wisconsin Central Railroad Bridge. Wisconsin Central Railroad Company was incorporated in February 1871.

Photograph

Tall Corn

Date: 1933-07-04 

Description: An unidentified man wearing a shirt and necktie poses with corn "shoulder high July 4, 1933."

Date: 1901 

Description: Shows townships and sections, landownership and acreages, and rural buildings in what is now known as Rusk County.

Postcard

Tourist Camp

Date: 1928-09-01 

Description: Photographic postcard of the Bruce Tourist Camp. A dirt road curves into the camp, there is a large sign at the entrance, and cabins, picnic tables and man...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Sault Ste. Marie railroad depot in Weyerhaeuser.

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