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Description: This Art Moderne service station located at 202 North Cascade Street was built in 1947. With its dramatically curved facade, it undoubtedly grabbed the att...
Description: A cabin at Clear Lake (Vilas County), a small Chippewa (Ojibwa) settlement, occupied by a white man and his Native American wife. This image is part of an...
Description: The Clear Lake election board inside the town hall.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: A man carries a canoe on his shoulders while portaging through a thickly-wooded area.
Description: Section 1 of a Sanborn map of Osceola.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View down a dirt road and a general store on the left, with some men and a child standing on the porch during the spring or summer. A shack stands on the...
Description: View of a dam and power house.
Description: Main Street in West Luck.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Polk County Court House.
Description: An interior view of U.S. Marshall Canon's summer cottage. Behind a table, a wall is decorated from floor to ceiling with photographs and other artwork, as...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a canoe on the St. Croix River with wooded areas on both sides within the Interstate State Park. Established in 1900, Interstate Park was...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Staples' Drugstore, the first drugstore in Osceola. Druggist C.W. Staples was also a member of the local committee on equalization of taxe...
Description: View across field of two men leaning against an enormous stack of grain on the farm of August Schmidt. There are many more stacks of grain leading into the...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: The jaw bone of a bison as found in the earth.
Description: Built sometime in the mid-1930s, this unique station, located at 118 Highway 35, visually illustrates its ongoing changes and success over time as it respo...
Description: A group of well-dressed men gather at the digging site at Interstate Park.
Date: date unknown
Description: Color photographic postcard of a man in a fishing boat on Woodley's Dam north of Amery. View of the dammed water surrounded by pine trees.
Description: View of the west side of Main Street.
Description: Entries in the Lewis Baking Contest. Seven tables full of plates of desserts are displayed in a large room.
Description: This map from the early 20th century shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, railroads, roads, schools, churches, and stre...
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