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Description: Interior of hat shop illuminated by skylight.

Date: 1878 

Description: Engraving of Ocatagon House, the residence of Mrs. Eliza Richards. Several trees dot the landscape and other buildings can be seen in the distance at right...

Photograph

Washington Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of tree-lined Washington Street with houses partially visible on the right side of the image. To the left, a man stands in the street.

Historical Object

Album Page with Pussy Willows

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Two photographs featuring Louise Mears (Mrs. Frank B.) Fargo holding her son Stuart are mounted on an album page decorated with hand-painted pussy willow t...

Photograph

Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the facade and side of St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church , made primarily of brick. The roof shingles contain various shapes.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down North Washington Street. The road is lined with residences, most with porches and balconies. A traffic light hangs from a wire at the intersect...

Date: 1901 

Description: Boys stand on boats, catching red horse fish using dip nets in the Crawfish River. The dip nets are set up on scaffolds in the river. In the background alo...

Photograph

Clinic Entrance

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of small, one-story building with front walk leading to entrance with low steps.

Date: 1899-08 

Description: The Enoch B. Fargo residence shows a two-story Greek revival house with a gable wing with bay window facing the road. There is a full height ell on the lef...

Photograph

High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the facade and side of the building, made mostly of brick.

Photograph

Residential Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of a tree-lined street. Two large house are visible on the left.

Date: 1912 

Description: View from street of the English Lutheran Church on a corner, showing front and left side of the building. The entrance is under a square bell tower, which...

Date: 1900-05-06 

Description: The family stands outside the Herman Backhaus homestead.

Date:  

Description: Gazebo in Library Park behind the Watertown Public Library. The gazebo has a clay tile roof, and there are benches, and trellises around it. Two dogs stand...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several men stand and sit beside a building at Meadow Springs Golf Club. The building features an elevated porch and an American flag flies from the roof.

Photograph

Octagon House Model

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: A model of the Richards' Octagon House, showing the original structure of the porches.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of a brick building with a flat roof, chimney, and rectangular windows.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down North Washington Street, a residential area. Two girls run toward a horse-drawn carriage where a man sits.

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of the Octagon House's spiral stairway.

Date: 1900-12-26 

Description: Jennie, in rocking chair, and Edgar Krueger, on a rocking horse, with small Christmas tree and toys, including wagon, blocks, and doll, displayed outside o...

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