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Description: View through trees of a group of children and adults standing in front of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse. an outhouse is visible behind the shcool.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View across field of threshing scene, with steam-powered threshing machine and horse-drawn wagons. A large group of workers pose with men in suits. On the...
Description: Large group of school children and adults posed outside. Some of the students are holding banners.
Description: The facade of Ludden's Big White Store. The building features two bay windows, two stories, and two large display windows. The window displays umbrellas, d...
Description: A teacher and students pose outside a clapboard one-room schoolhouse with small bell tower.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Claire Alexander posing with a young calf in a pasture near a wooded ravine at his father's farm. There is a manure spreader and shed in the background.
Description: Large group of children and adults pose outdoors at the second annual contest.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad stone crusher. There is a large group of workmen posing along the work site.
Date: date unknown
Description: A group of men standing outside the Potosi Brewing Company bottling house. Next to the brick building is a barn that served as the brewery's stables.
Description: View from street towards a row of brick buildings. On the left corner is a building with a sign on the roof that says "W. Welsh." The entrance has a balcon...
Description: Looking down from a hilltop of a car parked under a tree. The campground is populated with well-dressed families walking down a path, and their parked cars...
Description: Teacher and students pose outside clapboard one-room schoolhouse. There appears to be a bell tower on the roof.
Description: Unidentified group of spelling and arithmetic contest winners posing on a lawn outside of a brick building. The children are wearing ribbons on their lapel...
Description: Group portrait of men and boys pictured with horses outside a barn. The stables served the Potosi Brewing Company. On the far left a man is seated in a car...
Description: View down slope of a teacher and students posing in front of a one-room school building with a plaster exterior. Behind the school are a fence, trees, and...
Description: Margaret McGuire, Alice in Dairyland, standing between a man and woman next to an automobile. The woman has her arm around Margaret's waist. Margaret is we...
Description: View down Main Street. On the right is a general store, and Livery/Hardware building with horse-drawn carts parked in the street in front. A group of men a...
Description: A family of seven, including a baby, posing on and around a wagon with bales of hay in rocky terrain. There are steep hills behind them.
Description: Large group of children and adults posed on the lawn outside a large brick building. Some students are posing in open windows.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: High school graduation portrait of Lorin Gillett. He is wearing a graduation gown and mortarboard.
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