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Description: View of the sun shining through clouds over a lake, identified as Lake Namakagon. In the foreground are some rocks on the shoreline, and more trees are vis...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View over water of the shoreline, stone steps, and the A.F. Boyd cabin or lake home amongst trees.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of a two-story wooden building, the Mason Confectionery Store, with a sign that reads "Confectiony. Good Things to Eat." On the right is a parked auto...

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Description: Group portrait of four people standing on a pier holding two lines of fish that they caught at Nature Lovers Paradise resort on Jackson Lake. The two men,...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Two women stand on the lawn looking at Lake Owen. There are wooden benches, trees, and a rowboat on the right. The White Pine Lodge with porches is on the...

Photograph

Catholic Church

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Exterior three-quarter view from road showing the front entrance, with belfry, and a steeple with a large cross at the peak of the roof. There is a large t...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Inez Lindell Bystrom, teacher at Miles School in the town of Orienta in Bayfield County. Mrs. Bystrom was born in Lulea,...

Photograph

Lee Cottage

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View down hill of two-story house on the shore of Cable Lake.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Elevated view over trees of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp, Moquah National Forest near Washburn, showing two buildings and about twenty-one te...

Date: 1886 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Washburn on Lake Superior. There is an inset of Washburn, Chequamagon and the Apostle Islands.

Photograph

Whip-Poor-Will Camp

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Cedar shake and log cabin near lakeshore with boats. There is a man in a motorboat along the shore.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: View of a man sitting on a wooden bench in front of small pine trees and a single-story log cabin with brick chimney.

Photograph

Washburn City Hall

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Washburn City Hall, which houses the Bank of Washburn.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Two views of buildings on a hillside.

Postcard

"Nichevo II"

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of view across water towards the "Nichevo II" ferry for Bayfield-Madeline Island moving through the water and filled with tourists and their...

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: View of a wooden boat named the "Tip Top" tied to a dock on a lake at Pine Crest Lodge. In the background the opposite shoreline across the lake is visible...

Photograph

Public School

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The public school in Iron River.

Photograph

Squaw Bay Caves

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: View of the Squaw Bay Caves, near Cornucopia, with people in a boat off to the far left. The caves were renamed Mawikwe Bay, and Mawikwe is Ojibwe for weep...

Photograph

Cable Lake Cottages

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: View across lake of three cottages surrounded by trees. Each cottage has a screened porch and a dock on the shore of Cable Lake. There is a group of childr...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of Le Chateau Boutin during peak fall color.

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