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Description: This map shows streets, industrial buildings, a portion of Lake Superior and other lakes, bays, and rivers in portions of Duluth and Superior. Relief is sh...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of a lighthouse.
Description: Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, railroads, schools, post offices, rivers, and lakes of Douglas County, and portions of Minnesota and Lake Superior....
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Shows county system of roads which are surfaced, well graded, common, or unimproved, town roads, state trunk highways, town and village boundaries, schools...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Two girls in a boat at the shoreline of the Black River.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Clough Gates, publisher of the "Superior Telegram," cutting a cake to celebrate his 80th birthday. Max Lavine stands in the middle background, and watching...
Description: Exterior view of the West Superior Hotel. There are pedestrians, a street car, and people riding in horse-drawn carriages on the street in front of the hot...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the remnents of the Minnesota Point Lighthouse.
Description: This 1892 map of Douglas County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, roads, railroads, trails, lakes and st...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard of a wooden bridge over the Brule River flowing through the forest. A person is visible on the far side of the bridge. The text below re...
Description: View of the Great Northern grain elevator.
Description: An old growth Norway pine forest in the Brule River Valley.
The photograph is annotated by Ed [Mar?] Harrold: "Those are very nice norway. I am wondering...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Little Manitou Falls on the Black River. Referred to as the "upper falls" in the park. This waterfall has a drop of some thirty feet. The park was named fo...
Description: Exterior view of the main building of the Superior State Teachers' College.
Description: This map, taken from the 1911 Map of Wisconsin showing geology and roads by Hotchkiss and Thwaites, shows the northwest portion of Douglas County, Wisconsi...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: A windmill built as a co-operative enterprise by area Finnish settlers about 1910 and now preserved as a tourist attraction. The windmill is located about...
Description: Inscription of Brule River monument. Placed where the Brule River is crossed by the Memorial Highway from Superior to Brule and Ashland (Highway 2).
Description: Colorized postcard of a hiking trail winding through the forest. Some trees show autumn color. Text below reads "Brule River State Park, Wisconsin. Along t...
Description: The main altar in the chapel at St. Joseph Orphan Home.
Description: Exterior view of Suomi Synod Church. A farm is visible in the distance.
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