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Date: 1961-09-18 ca.
Description: Several men construct a movie set in a small, downtown area.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Elevated view overlooking Mercer. Roads, trees and buildings are visible.
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: View up Silver Street in Hurley.
Description: Sanborn map of Hurley including mining features.
Date: date unknown
Description: Map of northern Iron County, Wisconsin, shows town sections and railroads in the towns of Saxon, Kimball, and Gurney. It also includes the area of the La P...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Hurley with insets Mining at the Colby, Hurley in 1885, and North Front of Silver Street.
Description: Four women in an Iron County Jail cell after a sweeping raid on many Hurley area establishments. One woman is thumbing her nose at the camera. The arrest w...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of a man wearing boots, a sweater and hat holding a large fish and standing next to a building and a sign that says "Voss Birchwood Lodge,...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of sixteen men members of the Montreal Fireman's Association, most wearing uniforms and hats, next to an early fire truck.
Description: Group portrait of the Montreal men's baseball team outside of the baseball dug out. All of the men are wearing hats, a few have baseball gloves, and one ma...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Automobiles and trucks parked along Main Street in Mercer. Storefront signs on the left side read: Sweet Shop, Drug, The Store, Coffee Shop, and Rugee's Me...
Description: View from the shoreline at Mercer Tourist Park showing people on the dock and floating rafts in the lake.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: This map shows schools, school districts, town sections, highways, railroads, and hydrography of the area around Hurley. The right margin includes and expl...
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: Dwight D. Eisenhower and his brothers on a fishing trip proudly exhibit muskies and northern pike on a Wisconsin lake. From left are Dwight, Edgar, Milton,...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: The "Pere Marquette" cargo boat, enroute from Manitowoc to Luddington.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Burton House, (also referred to as the Ridge House by Edna Ferber in her novel, "Come and Get It") with horse-drawn carriages in the foreground.
Description: Elevated view overlooking Lake Mercer and surrounding forest.
Description: Two men wearing suits, ties, and hats each hold a very large squash with tags at the Iron County Fair.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: View of the lake shore and U-shaped dock at Whispering Pines.
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