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Description: A group of people pose in front of a boarding house. One man on the right is holding up a small child. There is a large pile of lumber or fuelwood next to...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: The "Pere Marquette" cargo boat, enroute from Manitowoc to Luddington.
Description: Seven women in an Iron County Jail cell after a sweeping raid on many Hurley area establishments. The arrest warrants were for gambling and prostitution.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the forest and the two-story Forest Ranger Station with two automobiles parked out front.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Man wearing a plaid shirt standing in front of a dark colored horse, at the Iron County Fair.
Description: John W. Roach, Chief of the State Beverage Tax Division, (left) and Sheriff Sam Giovanoni, on right, snapped after a sweeping raid on many Hurley area esta...
Description: View looking down Main Street showing automobiles, light poles, and storefronts. Signs are visible for the "Drugstore" and "The Store."
Description: Man wearing a vest and tie stands holding a rooster at the Iron County Fair.
Date: 1961-09-18 ca.
Description: Several men construct a movie set in a small, downtown area.
Description: Outdoor portrait of a man wearing boots, a jacket and hat holding a large fish next to a building and sign that says "Voss Birchwood Lodge, Strictly Modern...
Description: View of the cabins or bunkhouses of Camp Mercer across the Manitowish River.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: View of the entrance to Voss' Birchwood Lodge on Spider Lake. On the right are two birdhouses and a log entrance that says Voss' Resort. On the right is a...
Description: View looking across the Lake of the Falls at three one-story log cabins with porches, called the Russell Bros Cabins. There are boats along the shoreline.
Description: Man holding the mouth of a ram with large horns. The man is showing the ram at the Iron County Fair.
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.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Group portrait of eleven men wearing hats, shirts and bow ties standing outdoors holding drum sticks behind eight drums. The two large drums in the center...
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: 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...
Description: Woman and eight cows in a barnyard, with barns and farm outbuildings in the background in Iron County.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: View down lake shoreline on Lake Manitowish at Little Bohemia. There are stairs coming down to the lake, and a bench, as well as docks, a flag pole and a d...
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