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Date:  date unknown

Description: A man stands in front of huge blocks of ice at the American Shipbuilding Company. The ship War Otter is in the background.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Stamp for Wisconsin created during or after President Calvin Coolidge's 1928 summer visit to Wisconsin. President Coolidge spent the summer fishing on the...

Date: 1961 

Description: Aerial view of the Duluth-Superior bridge.

Date: 1893-04 

Description: Launching Captain Abe McDougall's whaleback boat, "Christopher Columbus," from the American Steel Barge Company dock.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Colorized postcard of the Brule River flowing through the forest. Some trees show autumn color. Text below reads "Brule River State Park, Wisconsin. On the...

Photograph

Building a Big Boat

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized image of the frame of a large boat being built at the shipyards in Superior.

Photograph

Women's Balcony

Date: 1977-02 

Description: A view of the women's balcony in the Hebrew Brotherhood Synagogue.

Date:  

Description: White Feather, an elderly Chippewa (Ojibwa) man said to be 129-years-old. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans prepared by Paul Vanderb...

Date: 1961 

Description: Ida Banon Relles and son George at George's Bar Mitzvah, Superior Hebrew Congregation.

Date: 1890 

Description: This map of Superior shows city wards, bays, docks, some businesses and points of interest. Relief is shown by hachures. The back of the map features a typ...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Copy photograph of an oval-framed studio portrait of an unidentified European American man. He is wearing a dark-colored suit coat and bow tie.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified young European American woman posed standing next to a chair covered with an...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of Superior, Wisconsin, and Duluth, Minnesota on opposite shore of Lake Superior.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vignetted head and shoulders studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed sitting. She is wearing a dark-colored dress with a button-do...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Big Manitou Falls on the Black River. This waterfall reportedly was called "Gitchee Monido" by the Ojibwa, which means "Falls of the Great Spirit."

Date: 1883 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Superior, county seat of Douglas County, on the shores of Lake Superior, with insets of points of interest.

Date: 1855 ca.

Description: Chronicle newspaper office, the first building on the townsite of Superior, built in 1853 by William C. Howenstine, John T. Morgan, and August Zachau.

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Description: View across water towards the cargo ship "Henry LaLiberte" sitting in a loading dock under a cargo crane.

Postcard

Tower Avenue

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of Tower Avenue at 13th Street. A furniture store and a hotel are visible along the left side of the street.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of a lighthouse.

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