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Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A frenzy of gulls feeding on a pile of fish on one of the Apostle Islands, Lake Superior.
Description: Elevated view across road of people and automobiles in front of homes and businesses along a dirt road. In the background is a local grocery store, tavern...
Description: This 1896 map shows the township and range system, sections, cities and villages, railroads, roads, vacant land and land sold by the Wisconsin Central Rail...
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: This map shows wards and includes the Chequamegon Bay and Washburn. An inset map shows the Ashland region, its railroads, and a few of its iron mines.
Description: Looking west down wooden sidewalk along La Pointe's unpaved main street.
Description: View of Bad River rushing over cliff at Copper Falls State Park.
Description: Sigurd Olson, posing proudly, as he leaves his Ashland home for study at the University of Wisconsin. A woman stands in the doorway of a house behind him.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Old Mission Inn by what is believed to be the first Protestant religious building in Wisconsin called Old Mission Congregational Church.
Description: A small log cabin located in the woods near Bear Lake in either Ashland or Iron County.
Date: 1930 before
Description: Group of people on board the steamboat "Byng I" sometime prior to 1930.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: A group of people stand on a ledge overlooking Copper Falls.
Description: A Sanborn map of Ashland.
Description: Front view of a truck decorated for a parade. Manufactured by the White Motor Company, used as a Bamby Bread delivery truck.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of the building and grounds of the Ashland General Hospital.
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: 1980 ca.
Description: This map shows the locations of 42 businesses, roads, points of interest, recreation sites, camping, the North Country Trail and parking, and boundaries of...
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Hemlock Lodge, a one-story log and wood building with a brick chimney. There is a lawn chair on the far left.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from water of the Old Mission Inn on the shore of Lake Superior in La Pointe on Madeline Island. Dwelling to the left is a portion of the lower dormit...
Description: An illustration titled "The Battle of the Brule" based on an 1840's battle between the Ojibwe and Dakota Sioux over territory in the Ashland, Wisconsin are...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View across road of a one-story building, Day's Service Station, with gasoline pumps and signs and a map out front. The signs read “Straight Ahead, 10 Mi....
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