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Description: A teacher and students are posing on the landing of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse. On the right is a stack of firewood, and a hill rises steeply in the...

Date: 1963-10-06 ca.

Description: Men and women with horse trailers gather beneath Castle Rock. The group gathered there for a western-style horseback riding meet.

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Business Section

Date: 1929 

Description: View across street of the business section. On the right a woman wearing an apron stands with two children pose outside a hotel. The hotel offers ice cream...

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Description: Students with their teacher pose on the grounds in front of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse and shed.

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Street Scene

Date: 1911 

Description: View down an unpaved street in the business district. The buildings along the street include: a pool room, restaurant, opera house, W.G. Baxter's dry goods...

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Marian Metcalf, teacher at Dyer School, poses on a sidewalk in front of the porch of a stuccoed house.

Date: 1946-08-23 

Description: Aunt Lily Richmond sang African American spirituals for song collector Helene Stratman-Thomas. Richmond came to Grant County Wisconsin with her parents, fr...

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Street Scene

Date: 1913 

Description: View down sidewalk towards a sign that says "... and Lodging England's" for a boarding house is on the extreme left. Next to the sign is a building with a...

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Mrs. Elston

Date: 1941 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Mrs. Laura Elston, wife of Henry Elston of Muscoda.

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Description: View down hill of a teacher standing in an open doorway, with students standing and sitting on the wooden landing of a clapboard one-room school building....

Date: 1912 

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...

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Family Gathering

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Group portrait of Sherwin Gillett's extended family. Top row: Gerald Baumeister, son of Sherwin's sister, Helen; Lorin Gillett, son of Sherwin; Rufus Gille...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three people stand in the farm yard. The man on the right is feeding chickens, a woman in the center stands holding an apron. The man on the left is carryi...

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Footbridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman stands on a wooden footbridge. There are homes in the distance.

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School Picnic

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Teacher Marian Violet Metcalf, center, stands among her students as they prepare to roast marshmallows at the school picnic. Picnic baskets and a large mar...

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Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down railroad tracks of a busy scene at the train depot. A train is arriving at the crowded platform. On the side of the depot a man sits on a cart, n...

Date: 1913 

Description: An intersection with townhouse on the left and a hotel on the right. There is a group of people on the porch of the townhouse and a horse and carriage park...

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Maria Schmitt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Maria Schmitt (b.1842), mother-in-law of Sherwin Gillett.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Klindt-Geiger Canning Company. A group of male and female employees are posed outdoors on the loading dock along the railroad tracks.

Date: 1892 

Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Conrad Schmitt family of Muscoda. Emma Schmitt married Sherwin Gillett in 1906.

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