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Rankinson House

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Jacob Rankinson house, built by Rankinson in the 1890s. This building was moved to the Old World Wisconsin site at Eagle, Wisconsin in 1973.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of an orchard during apple blossom season with Lake Superior in the distance.

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Description: Cornucopia Fishing Fleet in the harbor.

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Community Building

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View from the dirt road of front of a one-story log building with a brick chimney. In the foreground are a chain link fence, gate, and shrubs. This buildin...

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Catholic Church

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Exterior three-quarter view from road showing the front entrance, with belfry, and a steeple with a large cross at the peak of the roof. There is a large t...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Exterior view across lawn of the Lake O'Bays Hotel on Lake Namakagon. The hotel is a two-story building with many windows. There is a road or path in front...

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Peter Lagacy Family

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Description: The family of French-Canadian immigrant Peter Lagacy, posing with produce, including a large cabbage, potatoes, and carrots, in front of their log farm hom...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Historical marker describing an Ojibwe legend that took place on Siskiwit Lake.

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Shoe Repair Shop

Date: 1978-03-18 

Description: In his shoe repair shop, a shoe repairman sews the edge of a man's shoe, with the tools of his trade surrounding him.

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Boats on Shoreline

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Wooden boats along shoreline and at dock on lake.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Unloading coal from a large ship in Lake Superior onto land near Washburn. There is a large conveyor that has lights glowing in the dark sky. A large pile...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View across water of seven people wearing bathing suits on the float or wooden raft in Lake Owen at the Island View Resort. There is a large umbrella on th...

Date: 1895-09-06 

Description: View of a partially harvested pine forest nine miles southwest of Washburn. A pathway is being cut for a narrow gauge logging railroad.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View from hill of Iron River winding through countryside of farms.

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: View from lake of a few boys on a dock as well as four wooden boats pulled up along the dock or the shoreline. There is a diving platform at the end of the...

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Well-Dressed Group

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A group of well-dressed men and a dog pose in a forested area.

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Description: Elevator and coal dock in Washburn.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Three men standing on frozen Lake Superior in front of ice covered shoreline.

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Grand View Motor

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View across road of automobiles outside of service station.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View of a wooden octagonal ring on the shore of Lake Owen. In the foreground are trees and grass. On the right are people on the shore of Lake Owen, and a...

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