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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Logging Camp dock and buildings made of logs. Madeline Island shoreline on the bank of Lake Superior.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of Camp Beaver showing tents, a truck and snow.
Description: A Sanborn map of Ashland.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View from lake up hill of two wooden cabins. Nearby is an automobile, stairs to the beach, and some boats on the shoreline at Buehlow's Resort on Partridge...
Description: View of La Pointe taken from Big Bay Road on Madeline Island.
Description: Men gathered around airplane. Clarence Russell? on right side.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Hull family boat "Zenya" near shore with boat "Skater" in the background off shore.
Date: 1920 after
Description: Howard Russell with dog team bringing the mail to La Pointe.
Description: Elevated view of students in a school marching band in a parade marching down Main Street. Students are wearing marching band uniforms and are playing inst...
Description: Letterhead of the Chequamegon Hotel of Ashland, on Lake Superior, with a three-quarter view of the hotel, as seen from the waterfront, set into a cartouche...
Description: Tom Stahl's dog team transporting two women in La Pointe on Madeline Island.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Wiscsonsin Central's bridge over the White River, about six miles south of Ashland. The bridge was 1600 ft. long and 110 ft. above the...
Description: View of several fisherman's homes on Bear Island, one of the islands that make up the Apostle Islands. An American flag flies between buildings and a dock,...
Description: View of the ferry "Gar-How" taken from on board the ferry "Island Queen" while both were docked at Madeline Island. The "Gar-How" was named after Howard Ru...
Description: Map of La Pointe.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Man in canoe close to shoreline with bridge in background.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: View across water of the motor yacht "The Nellwood" at dock at Madeline Island on Lake Superior. A group of passengers sit in the bow area.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: This was the first boat & sled-type wind sled built on Madeline Island. Built by Elmer Nelson for Howard Russell between 1950-1951. Had a 9-cylinder R-680-...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Railway passenger depot in Ashland (?), Wisconsin.
Description: Four views of Ashland, including Ellis Avenue, the Chicago and North Western Depot, Northern Pacific and Omaha trains and West Second Street.
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