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Top O' Wis Terrace

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: House, cottages and property of Mrs. J.J. Fisher overlooking Lake Superior.

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Main Street

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Main Street, including store fronts with signs advertising ice cream, baked goods, clothing and shoes.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Cable, in northern Wisconsin. Text at foot reads, "Airplane View of Cable, Wis. 244."

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Cabins around clearing in the woods at Lyndale Bay Resort on Upper Eau Claire Lake.

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Boatyard

Date: 1969 

Description: Looking through the ribs of the hull of a boat under construction in a boatyard.

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Description: Exterior view of a cottage surrounded by birch trees at Nature Lovers Paradise on Jackson Lake near Grand View. Text with the photograph says, "The BIRCHES...

Photograph

View of Washburn

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Description: Elevated view of Washburn with a brick tower in the foreground.

Photograph

Cabin in the Woods

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Log cabin with screened-in porch in the woods.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Living room of a resort in southwestern Bayfield County in northern Wisconsin, possibly Haagensen's Lodge on the Eau Claire Lakes.

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Two log cabins are visible through the trees at the Star Lake Lodge.

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Rankinson House

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Jacob Rankinson house, built by Rankinson in the 1890s. This building was moved to the Old World Wisconsin site at Eagle, Wisconsin in 1973.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Roman Catholic Church. It is a one-story wood, rectanglular building with a bell tower above the front entrance. There is snow on the...

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Description: Outdoor portrait of a man wearing a hat, jumpsuit, and mud boots holding a gun and ducks. He is identified as the owner of Nature Lovers Paradise resort on...

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: View across water of men and children swimming around and diving off of a diving platform at Lakewoods Resort on Namakagon Lake. In the distance is the far...

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Peter Lagacy Family

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Description: The family of French-Canadian immigrant Peter Lagacy, posing with produce, including a large cabbage, potatoes, and carrots, in front of their log farm hom...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: View of a man and woman getting into a wooden rowboat from a dock on Lake Owen at the Virginia Beach Cabins. Behind them a dog sits on the pier. On the far...

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Description: Exterior view of a one-story wood cottage or cabin with a stone chimney and icicles handing off the roof. The ground and roof are covered in snow, and a pa...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View of two children standing in the Siskiwit River at the top of Bridge Falls. A woman stands on the shore on the right. There are trees and brush on both...

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Description: Elevated view of the sun shining through clouds over a lake, identified as Lake Namakagon. In the foreground are trees, and more trees are visible on the o...

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Log Rolling Contest

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from water of a log rolling contest. One man is still upright and the other has fallen into the water. A boat is visible to the left and trees line th...

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