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Date: 1906 

Description: Lumber crew posed in front of a building at Ole Emerson's lumber camp.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of Le Chateau Boutin during peak fall color.

Photograph

Lake Superior Cave

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: View from water of sandstone shoreline on south shore of Lake Superior.

Date: 1935 

Description: This topographical map of the forest preserve shows highways, roads, trails, telephone lines, Native American reservations, Ranger sub-stations, state nurs...

Postcard

Singing Sands

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a sandy shoreline on one of the Apostle Islands.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A large slide at Pease's Resort on the shore of the Upper Eau Claire Lake. Children are in the water near stairs that go up the hill.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Point of land in lake with lawn chairs in the shade of trees and wooden boats tied to boat dock on Lake Owen.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: View looking down middle of street, with a row of trees along the sidewalk on the left, and on the right utility poles, and a sign for the Park Hotel. In t...

Date: 1910 

Description: This map is ink and pen on tracing cloth and shows plat of the town, local streets, county roads, railroads, school houses, town halls, hotels, sheds, barn...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of the "Indian Head," or profile, a geological rock formation on the shore of Presque Isle or Stockton Island, part of the Apostle Islands. A sail...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Catholic Church with a bell tower.

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View across water of four people in a canoe on Cable Lake, with the W.A. Dennis Point Cottage and pine trees visible on the opposite shoreline.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: View looking down tree-lined road and birch log fence. The road is along a shoreline and leads to the Lakewoods Country Club. Three buildings are along a l...

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline of dock site towards Lake Superior, showing sulphur pile and a large chute in the background.

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: Fishing net and boat dock on shoreline.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of a two-story wooden building, the Mason Confectionery Store, with a sign that reads "Confectiony. Good Things to Eat." On the right is a parked auto...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View across water of people sitting in three boats next to a dock. People are standing on the dock, and one boat is pulled up on the shore. There are build...

Photograph

Walker High School

Date: 1898 

Description: Walker High School, located near the intersection of Washington Avenue and West Ninth Street. View looking northwest.

Photograph

Top O' Wis Terrace

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: House, cottages and property of Mrs. J.J. Fisher overlooking Lake Superior.

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