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Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Colored postcard view of "Buffalo Bill" Cody center right in white coat and hat surrounded by Native Americans in traditional garb, military personnel and...
Description: Looking down North Grand street, which appears to be the main street of Glidden, Wisconsin.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Four men in the press room of the Ashland Daily Press.
Description: Elevated view of the enclosed wind sled shaped like the Maybe, sitting on the ice with La Pointe dock on the left.
Photographs from the Apostle Islands
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Mining and lumbering provided the impetus for the development of northern Wisconsin and Ashland was ideally situated to become a leading city of the "new W...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Interior of Congregational Church located on the Mission grounds at La Pointe. Shows the walls covered with vegetation, and pews and an altar.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Group of people sitting on sandstone on Basswood Island, Apostle Islands. People from l. to r.: E.H., Florence Baker, Dot Ross, Louise Baker, Harie Ross, a...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Tom Stahl's dog team pulling wagon loaded with goods and child past buildings in La Pointe.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Hull family boat "Zenya" near shore with boat "Skater" in the background off shore.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Front view of Dill Hall at Northland College.
Description: Group of men and a child standing near a barn and silo. A car is parked nearby.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Aftermath of the Bay City Creek flood.
Description: When the East End Co-op Service Station opened in 1940 at the corner of Sixth Avenue and East Front Street, the owners announced, "Our new, modern equipmen...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Postcard reads "Soo Line Depot, Ashland, Wis."
Description: View of outhouses in a wooded area.
Description: View from shoreline of the steamboat "Idora," owned by Charles Russell, docked at the Mission 'stub dock' on Madeline Island. A group of people are on boar...
Description: The "Hilton," a boat owned by the John Schroeder Lumber Company; captained by Harry Brower.
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.
Description: This map shows north and south ore veins, landownership, railroads, rivers, and township grid in parts of Ashland County, Wis. and Ontonagon County, Mich....
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