• Army Navy Store and Larson Picture Frame, Ashland, Wisconsin

    View of the 500 west block on the north side of Main Street West in Ashland, Wisconsin. Businesses visible include Johnson Flower Shop, Larson Picture Frame at 509 West Main Street and the Army Navy S…

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  • Old Post Office, Ashland, WI

    View from Main Street West showing the building that was first used as the Ashland Post Office made of locally quarried brownstone. Three people are visible in the snowy foreground. Work began on this…

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  • Vaughn Public Library Building, Ashland, WI

    Exterior view of the three story building known as the Vaughn Block or Vaughn Public Library building in Ashland, WI. The first floor storefront has signs for Franklin J. Pool Dry Good store. The seco…

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  • City Hall, Ashland, WI

    Exterior view taken from 2nd Street of the three story City Hall building constructed with local brownstone. On the right is the four story tower. Work began on this building on August 15, 1892 and wa…

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  • Ashland County Courthouse

    Exterior view of the three story white Bedford stone building, the Ashland County Courthouse. In the foreground are sidewalks and some landscaping, and in the background on the left are other building…

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  • City Hall, Ashland, WI

    Exterior view from 6th Avenue West looking southwest of the brownstone building located at 601 West 2nd Street (West Main Street). The four story tower is visible on the left, as well as the arched op…

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  • Woolworth's in Ashland, WI

    Exterior view of the front and side facades of Woolworth’s located at 316 West 2nd Street, Ashland, WI. In the foreground are people crossing the main street.

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  • Ashland County Courthouse

    Exterior view of the three story white Bedford stone building, the Ashland County Courthouse. Photograph was taken from 2nd Street West (Main Street West) looking North. The present Ashland County Cou…

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  • Rexall Drug, Ashland, WI

    Woods Rx Drug, Inc. The Rexall Store located at 522 West 2nd Street, today Main Street West, was on the ground floor of the four story Masonic Temple building. Looking down the 500 West block on Main…

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  • LSDP offices in Ashland, WI

    View of the front and right side facades of the Lake Superior District Power Company office building located at 101 West 2nd Street (now Main Street). This three story brick building was originally th…

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  • Bay Theater in Ashland, WI

    On the corner of Vaughn Ave and West 2nd Street, or Main Street, is the Bay Theater. The original art deco canopy is visible across the front façade; it is red, white, and blue with stretches of neon…

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  • Leland Hotel, Ashland, WI

    Exterior view of a wooden two story building with lettering at the top that says "Leland Hotel." Men, women and children stand out front and on the second story balcony. In 1909 the Hotel Leland was l…

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  • Music Center in Ashland, WI

    Exterior view of the three story Vaughn Block building, located at 415 West 2nd Street, showing the storefront awning for the Music Center. The Vaughn Building located at 415 West 2nd Street was built…

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  • American Legion, Ashland, WI

    View looking west down Second Street East in Ashland, WI. On the left is the American Legion Building followed by Roffers Chevrolet Sales Dealers with the Knight Hotel on the end of this block. On rig…

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  • 815 W Second Street, Ashland, WI

    View of the wooden building located at 815 West Second Street, Ashland, WI. Standing in front of the building on the wooden sidewalk are Claude Talaska, a barber and musician, on the left, Bert Olson…

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  • View of Old Post Office in Ashland, WI

    View looking east down Main Street West which shows the building first used as the Ashland Post Office on the left. A street car is visible on the road and utility poles line the street. Storefronts o…

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  • Sno-Wyte Bakery, Ashland, WI

    View looking across 2nd Street West and down the alley across the street. Sno-Wyte Bakery is visible on the right with an insurance and real estate office on the left. In the foreground is a Sherwin W…

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  • Shoe Shack, Ashland, WI

    View of the front façade of the three story brick Wilmarth No. 5 building, which houses the Shoe Shack, located at 408 West Second Street in Ashland, WI. Employing brick and brownstone trim, Lewis C.…

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  • Golden Glow Cafe, Ashland, WI

    Exterior view of the Golden Glow Cafe with a car and motorcycle parked in front on West 2nd Street. The Golden Glow Cafe was started in 1954, but moved to 519 West 2nd Street by 1969 and is still in t…

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  • Tackle Box and Cremo Bakery, Ashland, WI

    View of the storefronts along 2nd Street including the Tackle Box and Cremo Bakery with cars parallel parked along the street in the foreground. These two stores were located in the Leihy Block buildi…

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