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Date: 1939 ca.
Description: View across road of the Clam Lake Store on the right, a two-story building with a full front porch and a sign that reads “Clam Lake Store, General Merchand...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Mining and lumbering provided the impetus for the development of northern Wisconsin and Ashland was ideally situated to become a leading city of the "new W...
Date: date unknown
Description: Sunset view of a steamer on Chequamegon Bay.
Description: This chart of the northern Apostle Islands and Lake Superior shoreline shows relief by contours and spot heights and depths by contours, gradient tints and...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Postcard text reads "Mammoth Ore Docks, Ashland, Wis."
Description: Two people on a rustic bridge over Bad River at Copper Falls State Park.
Description: Bonnie Urfer, one of the leaders of Nukewatch, speaking with local police officer Ken Johnson outside the Project ELF facility. Nukewatch was present for o...
Description: An illustration titled "The Battle of the Brule" based on an 1840's battle between the Ojibwe and Dakota Sioux over territory in the Ashland, Wisconsin are...
Description: Watercolor painting of Chequamegon Point.
Date: 1842 ca.
Description: American Fur Company with both Mission churches. Sketch purportedly by a Native American youth. Probably an overpainted photographic copy enlargement. Pape...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Leo Capser's cabin on Madeline Island prior to construction of an addition. The cabin is located west of Grant's Point.
Description: This map shows Ashland and Washburn harbors in shades of blue and yellow. Water depths shown by isolines and soundings, and relief is shown by contours. Th...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: A man is sitting on stair railing in front of Davis Tavern on Highway 77.
Description: View down picturesque suspension bridge across one of the gullies at Copper Falls State Park.
Description: Sanborn map of Mellen.
Description: Memohead of the First National Bank of Ashland, with a three-quarter view of the bank building and a street scene with several horse-drawn carriages and wa...
Description: Aerial view of the Big Goose Neck in the Bad River at Copper Falls State Park.
Description: Exterior view of Presbyterian Church with dirt path in front and wooden buildings in the background.
Description: The Madeline Island Historical Museum behind a "pencil" designed fence.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from water of Mission cottages along shoreline of Lake Superior in La Pointe, Madeline Island.
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