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Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Two automobiles are parked next to a tavern with a Blatz Beer sign hanging out front. An American flag hangs from a flagpole.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the ship "Alex B. Uhrig" in the process of coal unloading on the Reiss Coal Dock No. 2.
Description: View of the Chequamegon Hotel, built by the Wisconsin Central railroad interests and opened in 1877. It faced the bay and had a long series of steps leadi...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Sam Fifield's home, known as Evergreen Cottage. He was the editor and proprietor of the Ashland Press.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: View of buildings in an industrial area with forests in the background.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Three Bad River Ojibwa women standing outdoors on a blanket. The women are all wearing dresses with beadwork. The woman in the middle is wearing a headband...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The Old Mission Inn, originally built as a mission house in 1832 by the Congregational mission established by Frederick Ayer in 1830. In later years furthe...
Description: Letterhead of the J.S. Stearns Lumber Company of Odanah, Wisconsin, manufacturers of "Indian Reservation Soft Pine and Norway Lumber" and general merchandi...
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: The gorge of the Bad River below Brownstone Falls.
Description: German farm couple returning from the fileds, crossing railroad tracks.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of the Ashland jail, reading "Ashland County Jail, Ashland, Wis. Conover & Porter, Architects."
Description: Plat map of Madeline Island surrounded by Basswood, Michigan and Gull Islands.
Description: Group of men and a child standing near a barn and silo. A car is parked nearby.
Description: Two men standing on dock watching the "Penguine" and the "Apostle Island" breaking the ice around the La Pointe dock.
Description: Men and boys are on a hand-pump rail cart on a Michigan Island beach, Lake Superior. A young girl is walking on the right.
Description: View of the Marathon Paper Mills Company.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of two schooners off the shore of Madeline Island, one of the islands that comprise the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior. Two large two-story houses a...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of La Pointe taken from Big Bay Road on Madeline Island.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Two young men, Herbert W. Rogers and Ted Dwyer, holding trophies, standing in front of porch.
Description: Large group of fishermen standing on ice with catch of fish displayed on airplane wing near La Pointe, Madeline Island.
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