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Description: Shows buildings, piers, winter and summer levels, and resort lands. Depths shown by isolines. Relief shown by contours. From the E.P. Sherry papers relat...
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: View of the lake shore and U-shaped dock at Whispering Pines.
Date: 1942-08-02 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Silver Street in Hurley at 4:30 a.m., Sunday morning, showing busy street and all establishment's lights blazing. After the sweeping raid...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: View across yard of three people standing on the porch of the two-story Northern Lakes Hotel on Rest Lake. There is a stone chimney and brickwork around th...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Two men wearing suits, ties, and hats each hold a very large squash with tags at the Iron County Fair.
Date: 1961-09-18 ca.
Description: View of a downtown area reconstructed for a movie location set. Several contemporary automobiles are seen in the background. Men are working on on two diff...
Description: View looking out over the boats at docks on Spider Lake at Voss' Birchwood Lodge.
Description: Elevated view of the forest and the two-story Forest Ranger Station with two automobiles parked out front.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Rest Lake Dam of Manitowish River, Manitowish. Photograph taken from Vance Lake Highway (old Highway 51, now Highway W).
Description: Man holding the mouth of a ram with large horns. The man is showing the ram at the Iron County Fair.
Description: "Prepared ... March 1937." Includes location map. "State of Wisconsin, Conservation Department, Map Division"--upper left. From the E.P. Sherry papers r...
Description: Main street of the town, shown during reconstruction for use as a motion picture set.
Description: This 1934 zoning map of Iron County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, roads, and lakes and streams. Forestry and recreation d...
Description: Three young men wearing hats, all 4-H members, stand with their bovines, steer which have short horns, at the Iron County Fair.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Hurley with insets Mining at the Colby, Hurley in 1885, and North Front of Silver Street.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Man wearing a hat, standing in a sunflower field next to a sign that reads “Date of Planting Sunflower, Date Planted, ___ __ ___, May 21 – 21910 LBS, May 2...
Description: Elevated view of the Mercer Ranger Station from a watchtower.
Description: This is map three of a set of three, and shows trails, roads and fire lanes, utilities, resorts, submerged lakes, vegetation, flowage right lands, and timb...
Description: A map of Iron County, Wisconsin, shows vacant Wisconsin Central Rail Road lands, settlers houses, land sold by Wisconsin Central R.R., schools, churches, s...
Description: Sanborn map of Hurley including mining features.
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