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Description: Colorized postcard of Castle Rock, a geological formation of the coast of the Apostle Islands.
Description: A composite photograph of four views of Washburn, including Pioneer School, St. Louis Catholic Church and School, Lincoln School, and Garfield School.
Description: Three women stand on the shore in front of the steamer Barker at Devil's Island natural dock.
Description: Color postcard of Trinity Lutheran Church. It is a log chapel, built of native timber, and designed to fit the Northwoods area.
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...
Description: Mary Griggs Burke as a young woman, sitting outdoors at Forest Lodge smiling and holding a dog. Mary was the third generation owner of Forest Lodge, an est...
Description: Looking through the ribs of the hull of a boat under construction in a boatyard.
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...
Description: Exterior view of W.H. Lemke's store, which features dry goods, carpet, and more.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Aerial view, taken from an airplane, overlooking the streets, houses, stores, trees and railroad cars.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Washburn High School, a two-story cut stone building with an attic and raised basement in the Romanesque architectural style. There is...
Description: Highway through Iron River on what is now Highway 2 near the junction with County Highway A.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Two men are standing inside a bobsled chute during the summer. The chute is possibly located at the Valhalla ski area in the Chequamegon National Forest.
Description: Maria Getto seated in rocking chair in front of home, Oulu Township.
Description: Exterior view of the Bank of Washburn.
Description: Photographic postcard of a scene from the Apostle Island Indian Pageant. A large group of young children in white shirts sit along a sloped hill near the s...
Description: Living room of a resort in southwestern Bayfield County in northern Wisconsin, possibly Haagensen's Lodge on the Eau Claire Lakes.
Description: Exterior view of front steps and porch of a single-story log cabin surrounded by trees.
Description: Three women in a rowboat off a dock on Siskiwit Lake.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Washburn on Lake Superior. There is an inset of Washburn, Chequamagon and the Apostle Islands.
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