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Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The sawmill of Gilbert E. Porter and Delos R. Moon was located on the Chippewa River approximately three miles southwest of the city of Eau Claire. In 1873...
Description: Stereograph of three-story brick building on a dirt road.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Demolished brick building.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the courthouse before remodeling during the spring or summer.
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Meggett residence at the corner of Jones and River Streets.
Description: Stereograph view , with the Meggett building on the right hand side, and another building along the left hand side. A church's steeple is visible behind t...
Description: Demolished building with a group of men standing on the rubble.
Description: Corner view of the Ingram block, which contained the public library.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Presbyterian Church, built in 1857, the first church building in Eau Claire. From a lithograph in the margin of an early map.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Eau Claire.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Ingram residence in winter, home of the wealthy lumberman O.H. Ingram.
Description: Original part built in 1856, where the present Eau Claire House stands. It was later moved to another site and eventually torn down to make room for the Y....
Description: Ingram and Pinkum sawmill (left), Ingram and Kennedy mill (right), later incorporated as the Empire Lumber Co. In between the mills is a rafting shed. View...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Methodist church on Barstow Street, built during the 1860's.
Description: Front entry way to the "Washington" school, on the northwest corner of Fifth Avenue and Broadway.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Bookshelves and desks within the Eau Claire Public Library Reading Room.
Description: The Third Ward, East Side, or Barlett School, after additions had been put on in the rear. The Bartlett after whom the school building was named was Willi...
Description: View of the courthouse. Roof and lower part have since been changed.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Front entry to the Wesleyan Seminary. It was built in the early 1860's on the site of the present High School building.
Date: 1865 after
Description: The first Eau Claire House built in 1856. It burned down in 1875.
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