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Description: Site of a demonstration by LacCourt Oreilles Chippewa against the Northern States Power Company dam on the Chippewa Flowage, Sawyer County. There is an A.I...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Elevated view of lumber raft and workers on the Chippewa River. In the background on the right are dwellings.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down center of Main Street.
Description: Exterior of Cornell High School.
Description: Mary Pierce Bish plays an upright piano while her daughter Margaret Bish, standing to her left, and her mother Mrs. Pierce, seated to her right, look on.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Ten men sit and stand around tables set with dishes and food in the dining room of the Vinette logging camp.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elevated winter view of the Leinenkugel Brewery seen "from top of Mill." Originally called "Spring Brewery", Jacob Leinenkugel opened his brewery in 1867 i...
Description: View across railroad tracks of the canning factory in the aftermath of a tornado. The top of the brick structure and the smokestack has been blown off. Pil...
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of E. Grossman, a tailor.
Description: View from hill looking down on a group of log cabins inhabited by "dam tenders" on the shore of the icebound Chippewa River. A logging dam in is in the rig...
Description: A swing set at a public park. There is a windmill in the background.
Description: Round Lake with birch trees on shore in foreground and a rowboat pulled up to shoreline.
Description: Rear view of a man and woman standing on a wooden bridge in a wooded area.
Description: Hoenig Brothers & Co. two-story hardware and undertaking storefront. A man stands to the left of the building.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Fire department steamer #1 fire engine, named after hotel proprietor J.A. Taylor.
Description: Slightly elevated view of six young women posed in a kitchen. Two women on the left stand at a sink washing dishes, two women stand at a table behind them,...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: The bride, groom, wedding party, and pastor(?) pose for the Stafford-Harold wedding portrait. The groom wears a military uniform from the World War I era.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Building No. 4, then known as the Wisconsin House for the Feeble-Minded. Now known as Northern Wisconsin Center for the Developmentally Disabled.
Description: A steam locomotive moves along a set of railroad tracks near a sugar beet processing plant with a tall smokestack. There are several small outbuildings in...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Group portrait of a large logging crew posing outdoors in the snow at their camp in front of a log building. One of the men is playing a fiddle or a violin...
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