Ashland County WIGenWeb: Bibliography

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1905 Wisconsin State census index. Ashland County. Madison, Wisc. : State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1985.

100,000 acres of choice lands for homeseekers in northern Wisconsin : for sale by Ashland County at 50 cents per acre ... Ashland, Wisc.: County Board of Immigration, 1898.

Annual edition, May, 1893. [Spine title: The city of Ashland]. Ashland, Wisc.: Ashland Daily Press, 1893.

Art work of the Lake Superior Region. Oshkosh, Wisc.: Art Photogravure Co., 1899.

Ashland & Bayfield County visitor guide. Ashland, Wisc.: Bayfield County Tourism Association; Ashland County Tourism Committee.

Ashland: A Superior Experience [VHS]. St. Germain, Wisc.: Discover Wisconsin Productions, 1989.

Ashland and environs : comprising Ashland, Bayfield, Washburn and La Pointe : picturesque and descriptive. Neehah, Wisc.: Art Pub. Co., 1888.

Ashland and Washburn, Wis., illustrated. Milwaukee: Art Gravure & Etching Co., 1891.

Ashland, Bayfield and Superior stage line : letters to August Zachau, 1872-3, when he acted as agent for Chapman & Cooper. Superior, Wisc.: Works Progress Administration, 1936. [Orig. written 1873]

Ashland Chamber of Commerce. Ashland, the gateway to the Apostle Islands. Ashland, Wisc.: Bowron-Murry Co., [192-]

Ashland Chamber of Commerce. Ashland Wisconsin [map]. Ashland, Wisc.: The chamber, 198-?

Ashland Chamber of Commerce. U tell 'um Folder! : about Ashland, Wisconsin, the safe port city of the unsalted seas. Ashland, Wisc.: Chamber of Commerce, 192-?

The Ashland citizens' survey : a community development study of Ashland by the citizens with the scores and comment of the judges of the Wisconsin Better Cities Contest. Ashland, Wisc.: Wisconsin Conference of Social Work, 1927.

Ashland City Directory, 1889. s.l.: R. L. Polk & Co., 1889.

Ashland County Fair Centennial Cookbook. Audubon, IA: Jumbo Jack's Cookbooks, 1995.

Ashland County tops Wisconsin. Ashland, Wis. : D & J Marketing Assc., [198-?]

Ashland County, Wisconsin, land atlas & plat book. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers,

Ashland, Madeline Island, and the Chequamegon Bay district. Ashland, Wisc. : Ashland Advancement Association, [19--]

Ashland National Bank. The Ashland National Bank of Ashland, Wisconsin, 1884-1904. Ashland, Wisc.: The Bank, 1904.

Ashland Second Street Historic District. Ashland, Wisc.: Ashland Historical Museum, 198-?

Avery, Eddie L. The White River trout population and sport fishery : an exploratory study, 1984-1986. Madison, Wisc.: Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources, 1990.

Barton-Aschman Associates. Ashland downtown revitalization plan. Minneapolis: The associates, 1976.

Benton, Marjorie F. The Golden days of La Pointe, Bayfield, Ashland, Washburn : historical study of Chequamegon Bay area. Ashland, Wisc.: American Association of University Women, Chequamegon Branch, 1973.

Bewer, Tim. Acorn guide to northwest Wisconsin. Madison, Wisc.: Prairie Oak Press, 1999.

Bristol, L. E. Liber defunctorum : St. Joseph Mission and Holy Family Catholic Church : death registry, 1835-1900. Bayfield, Wisc.: The author, 1994.

Bristol, Linda E. St. Joseph Mission and Holy Family Catholic Church : marriage records, 1835-1880. Bayfield, Wisc.: The author, 1993.

Burnham, Guy M. The first house built by white men in Wisconsin : in the fall of 1658 by Radisson and Groseilliers at the head of Chequamegon Bay, the location of the site of their first house, their trip to the Lake of the Four Gifts, the site of their second house, a combined marker is suggested, who helped on this project. Ashland, Wisc.: s.n., 1931.

Burnham, Guy M. The Lake Superior country in history and in story. Ashland, Wisc.: Paradigm Press, 1996.

Burnham, Guy M. The Lake Superior country in history and in story. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Browzer Books, 1975.

Burnham, Guy M. The Lake Superior country in history and in story. Ashland, Wisc.: Ashland Daily Press, 1930.

Business and professional directory of Duluth, Minn., Superior and Ashland, Wis., including the surrounding towns, 1915-1916. s.l.: Charles C. Wood & Co., [1916?]

Chapple, John, comp. The Life, death, remarkable writings, (1903), and last will and testament (1915) of the late Lieutenant Governor Sam S. Fifield for whom Fifield, Wisconsin was named. Chicago: Fifield Centennial, 1974?

Chapple, John, comp. Some giants in north Wisconsin history. Ashland, Wisc.: The author, 1977.

Chapple, John. Some highlights in Ashland's history. Ashland, Wisc.: The author, 1977.

Chapple, John B. The Wisconsin islands; the famous Apostle Islands at the top of Wisconsin; including several "Trips with Johnny" stories. Ashland, Wisc.: Ashland Daily Press, 1945.

Chapple, John C. Ashland County, Wis. Ashland, Wisc.: Browzer Book and Art Shop, 1974.

Chapple, John C. The Squibber book : excerpts from the pen of "north Wisconsin's Will Rogers" / compiled by the Squibber's son, John B. Chapple. Ashland, Wisc.: Ashland Daily Press, 1946.

Chequamegon : a pictorial history of the Lake Superior region of Ashland and Bayfield counties. s.l.: Ashland-Bayfield Bicentennial Committee, 1976.

Chequamegon Bay Transportation Company. Steamer "Skater", Apostle island route [map]. Ashland, Wisc.: Chequamegon Bay Transportation Company, n.d.

Chequamegon District of upper 13 : a land of re-creation, with every outdoor attraction to make it your playground. Park Falls, Wisc.: D.F. Vicker, 191-?

City of Ashland Lakeshore Trail, planning and design study. Duluth, Minn.: Architectural Resources, 1979.

Copper Falls State Park : Wisconsin's most beautiful possession. Mellen, Wisc.: s.n., 19--?

Copper Falls State Park campgrounds. Madison, Wisc.: Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources.

Copper Falls State Park Visitor. [Mellen, Wisc.]: Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources, 1973- [Annual]

Corrigan, George A. Calked boots and cant hooks. Park Falls, Wisc.: MacGregor Litho, 1976.

Corrigan, George A. Calked boots and cant hooks. 2nd ed. Ashland, Wisc. NorthWard, 1986.

Culver, Edith Dodd. 610 Ellis and the hospital children. Ashland, Wisc.: Browzer Books, 1978.

Dahl, Bonnie. The Superior way : a cruising guide to Lake Superior. Ashland, Wisc.: Inland Sea Press, 1983.

Dexter, Nathaniel B. Northland College: a history. Ashland, Wisc.: Northland College, 1968.

Dirst, Victoria. An archaeological survey for multiple development projects at Big Bay State Park in Ashland County, Wisconsin. Madison, Wisc.: Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources, Bureau of Property Management, 1991.

Engel, Dave. Shanagolden: an industrial romance / Ashland County history; with the personal account of Judge Herbert A. Bunde. Rudolph, Wisc.: River City Memoirs, 1990.

Eventually-- Ashland, Wisconsin. Ashland, Wisc.: Western Press, 192-?

Farm & Home Publishers. Land atlas and plat book, Ashland County, Wisconsin, 2000. Belmound, IA: Farm & Home Publishers, 2000.

Field Guide to Northwestern Wisconsin. Clayton Russell, project coordinator. Ashland, Wisc.: Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute, 1993.

Folsom, W. H. C. Fifty years in the Northwest. 1999 Minnesota Territorial sesquicentennial facsimile ed. Taylor Falls, Minn.: Taylor Falls Historical Society, 1999. [Orig. pub. in 1888].

Four-county economic base study for the counties of Ashland, Bayfield, Iron, and Price in the state of Wisconsin. F. W. Alternburg, Director. Park Falls, Wisc.: Northland College, 1956.

Gard, Robert E. and Sorden, L. G. Wisconsin Lore. Ashland, Wisc.: Heartland Press, 1962.

Garland City gazette : newsletter of the Ashland Historical Society. Ashland, Wisc.: The society,

Garland City lifestyles : a walking tour guide to Ashland's Second Street and Chapple Avenue Historic District. Ashland, Wisc.: Ashland Historical Society, 1990.

Glovsky, Jared. Ashland County, Wisconsin - revisited : a timeless journey. Ashland, WI: Paradigm Press, 2001.

Glovsky, Jared M. The Lake Superior country in history and in headlines. Ashland, Wisc.: Paradigm Press, 2002.

Goeltz, James. 7th Avenue revisited. Council Bluffs, Ia.: The author, 1995.

Gordon centennial, 1860-1960 : historical album and souvenir book, Gordon, Wisconsin. Gordon, Wisc.: Centennial Committee, 1960.

Hamilton, Charles C. The north woods journal of Charles C. Hamilton: an Englishman in Wisconsin's lumber camps, 1892-93. Edited by Mary Hamilton Burns. Rudolph, Wisc.: River City Memoirs, 1992.

Henry, W. A. Northern Wisconsin, a hand-book for the homeseeker. Madison, Wisc.: Democrat Printing Co., 1896.

Historical souvenir : recording the story of the origin and growth of the parish of St. Agnes, especially the activities of the Franciscan Fathers of the past fifty years, 1885-1935, commemorating the golden jubilee, June 9 and 10, 1936. Ashland, Wisc.: St. Agnes Church, 1936.

History of George R. Stuntz. Superior, Wisc.: Douglas County Historical Museum, 1941.

History of Newspapers of the Lake Superior Region, 1860-1901. Superior, Wisc.: Superior Public Library, 1941.

Hotchkiss, W. O. Mineral land classification, showing indications of iron formations in parts of Ashland, Bayfield, Washburn, Sawyer, Price, Oneida, Forest, Rusk, Barron and Chippewa counties. Madison, Wisc.: The state, 1915.

Journey into Mellen. s.l.: s.n., 1986.

Kuntz, George E. Ashland County, Wisconsin : resources and advantages, the new Northwest offers the best advantages .... Ashland, Wisc.: Ashland Press Print, [1896?]

Lake Superior's Chequamegon country. Ashland, WI : Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce ; Washburn, WI : Bayfield County Tourism & Recreation, [1996]

Larson, Lars. Chequamegon Bay and its communities: a brief history 1659-1883. Whitewater, Wisc..: the author, 2001.

Lathrop, Stanley Edwards. A historical sketch of the "Old Mission," and its missionaries to the Ojibway Indians: on Madeline Island, Lake Superior, Wisconsin. Ashland, Wisc.: The author, 1905.

League of Women Voters. Ashland and Bayfield Counties. Ashland and Bayfield counties : a survey of county government. Ashland, Wisc.: The League, 1974.

Manthei, Sharon. Ashland, oh how you've changed. Ashland, Wisc.: Ashland Historical Society, 2003.

Matteson, Robert E. The origin and early history of the Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute : a personal account . Ashland, Wisc.: Northland College, 1981.

Mudrak, Louise Youngquist. The urban landscape perceptions and preferences of residents in Ashland, Wisconsin : a method of their assessment and application to the land planning process. M. S. Thesis. Madison, Wisc.: University of Wisconsin, 1977.

Mullenbrock, Craig W. Life and culture of the Lake Superior Ojibwe. Ashland, Wisc.: Northland College, 1977.

Mount Hope Cemetery Association. Articles of organization, by-laws, rules and regulations. Ashland, Wisc.: The association, 1932.

Munnell, Michael D., ed. American Indian marriage record directory for Ashland County, Wisconsin, 1874-1907. {Duluth, Minn.: Chippewa Heritage Publications, 1993].

Nohl, W. G. and Rettinghouse, H. Map of Ashland County, Wisconsin. New York: Robert A. Welcke, 1905.

North Wisconsin Farmers' Association. North Wisconsin farmers' call to home seekers to come to the Lake Superior south shore counties of Douglas, Bayfiels, Ashland and Iron, now presenting golden opportunities to the farmer, stock raiser, dairyman and fruit-grower. Iron River, Wisc.: The author, 1904.

Northern light : Northland College 100 years. Ashland, Wisc.: Northland College, 1992.

Northwest Regional Planning Commission. City of Ashland historic-architectural intensive survey report, 1983. Spooner, Wisc.: The Commission, 1983.

Northwest Wisconsin Library System. Wisconsin Necrology. Ashland, Wisc.: The system, [1975?]

Northwestern Wisconsin Regional Planning and Development Commission. Apostle Islands integrated grant program. Spooner, Wisc.: The Commission, 1974.

Novak, Jerry. The History of the Moquah area. Ashland, Wisc.: Northland College Press, 1966.

Official directory and hand book, 1925 : Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church. Ashland, Wisc.: The church, 1925.

Old settlers' pow-wow at the Chequamegon wigwam. [Original menu for pow-wow held in Ashland, Wis., Feb. 21, 1891. "Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Bardon, Proprietors."] Ashland, Wisc.: s.n., 1891.

Oleson, David, ed. "A wonderful country" : the Quetico-Superior stories of Bill Magie. Ashland, Wisc.: Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute, 1981.

Pen and sunlight sketches of Duluth, Superior and Ashland : their wonderful development, resources, commerce, manufactures, financial interests, public institutions and prospects. Chicago: Phoenix Pub. Co., 1892.

Penn, Rick and Kubach, David, eds. Seven Lake Superior poets. Ashland, Wisc.: Bear Cult Press, 1979.

Picturesque Wisconsin. Milwaukee, Wisc.: Thomas Pub. Co., 1899.

Pleasure unlimited : Ashland County, where man and nature provide you with a unique world of recreation. Ashland, Wisc.: Clerk of Ashland County, 196-?

Prechtel-Kluskens, Claire. Crew lists of vessels arriving at Ashland, Wisconsin, August, 1922-October, 1954 [microform]. Washington, DC: National Archives & Record Administration, 1985.

Rexford, Eben E. A trip up Ashland way. Outer's Book vol. 14, no. 3 (Sept. 1907): 1039-1048.

Ritchie, James S. Lake Superior guide. Superior, Wisc.: The author, 1861.

Ritchie, James S. Wisconsin and its resources : with lake Superior, its commerce and navigation. Including a trip up the Mississippi, and a canoe voyage on the St.Croix and Brulé rivers to lake Sup erior. To which are appended, the constitution of the state, with the routes of the principal railroads, list of postoffices, etc. ... Philadelphia : C. Desilver; Chicago : Keen & Lee, 1860.

Ross, Hamilton Nelson. La Pointe : village outpost. St. Paul: North Central Pub. Co., 1960.

Ross, Hamilton Nelson. La Pointe : village outpost on Madeline Island. Madison, Wisc.: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 2000.

Ruth, Harry Stanley. Ashland County, Wisconsin, in the World War, 1917-1919. Boston: Chapple, 1928.

Seventy-fifth anniversary of the First Presbyterian Church of Ashland. Sixty-eighth anniversary of the First Congregational Church of Ashland / First Presbyterian-Congregational Church. Ashland, Wisc.: The churches, 1955.

Smith, Jane S. and Goc, Michael J., eds. Looking backward, moving forward : Ashland, the garland city of the inland seas. Friendship, Wisc.: New Past Press, 1987.

Smith, Liz. Images in passing from Mineral Lake, Ashland County. s.l.: The author, 1999.

A souvenir of Ashland County, Wis. Iron Mountain, Mich.: C. O. Stiles, 1904.

Strzok, Dave. Exploring Wisconsin's north coast: a guide to the south shore of Lake Superior. Ashland, Wisc.: Printing Plus, 1992.

Strzok, Dave. A visitor's guide to the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Ashland, Wisc.: The author, 1999.

Strzok, Dave. A visitor's guide to the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Ashland, Wisc.: The author, 1981.

Thwaites, Reuben Gold. How George Rogers Clark won the Northwest : and other essays in western history. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1903.

Tree climbers in Ashland & Bayfield counties Wisconsin. Mason, Wisc.: Tree Climbers, 1985-1987.

Turner, Jennie McMullen. Lake Superior region : complete in twelve parts. Ashland, Wisc.: J. M. Turner & Co., 1888.

United States. Army. Corps of Engineers (St. Paul, Minn.) Draft environmental impact statement operation and maintenance Ashland Harbor, Ashland County, Wisconsin, Lake Superior. St. Paul: The district, 1974.

United States. Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors. The ports of Duluth, Minn., and Superior, Wis., Taconite Harbor, Silver Bay, and Two Harbors, Minn., and Ashland, Wis. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1975.

United States. Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors. The ports of Duluth-Superior, Minn. and Wis., Two Harbors, Minn., and Ashland, Wis. Washington, DC: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1950.

United States Geological Survey. Ashland County, Wisconsin : 1:100 000-scale topographic map. Reston, Va.: U. S. Geological Survey ; Madison, Wisc : For sale by Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey, 1986.

University of Wisconsin, Dept. of Landscape Architecture. Ashland : a Great Lakes community study. Madison, Wisc.: The dept., 1975.

University of Wisconsin. Extension Service. Making the most of Ashland County land. Madison, Wisc.: The service, 1930.

Wentworth, Thomas P. Early life among the Indians : Reminiscences from the life of Benj. G. Armstrong : Treaties of 1835, 1837, 1842 and 1854 : Habits and customs of the red men of the forest : Incidents, biographical sketches, battles, &c. Ashland, Wisc.: Press of A. W. Bowron, 1892.

Whittlesey, Charles. Report upon the Bladder Lake iron property : Ashland County, Wisconsin. Cleveland: Cleveland Herald Print, 1865?

The Wilderness World of Sigurd F. Olson [VHS]. Ashland, Wisc.: Northwood, Inc., 1980.

Wisconsin. Bureau of Engineering. State Planning Division. An ordinance amending the official map of the village of Butternut, Ashland County, Wisconsin. Madison, Wisc.: The division, 1957.

Wisconsin. Dept. of Natural Resources. Ashland harbor study. Madison, Wisc.: The dept., 1978.

Wisconsin. Dept. of Transportation. Ashland Co. [map]. Madison, Wisc.: Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation, 2002.

Wisconsin and Lake Superior Mining and Smelting Company. The Penokee Iron Range, of Lake Superior : with reports and statistics showing its mineral wealth and prospects : charter and organization of the Wisconsin and Lake Superior Mining and Smelting Company. Milwaukee: Starr & Son, 1860.

Wisconsin meets Lake Superior [slides]. Ashland, Wisc.: Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute, Northland College, 1981.



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