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Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Two small children in a rural setting with a dog harnessed to a wagon.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: James Dorman Davidson (1810-1882) sits in profile in a plush chair for a studio portrait in front of a backdrop. He is wearing a wide hat, suit jacket, bow...
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: View down Rock River towards a covered bridge near another bridge, with factories and the city in the background.
Description: Group portrait of five men in front of a painted backdrop. Two men are sitting; all the men are wearing hats.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Portrait of Nettie Fowler McCormick as a young woman, wearing a lace collar.
Description: Fred Thwaites, Harry Turville, and Helen Turville celebrate the Fourth of July with American flags outdoors. There is a barn in the background.
Description: Section 12 of 12, this bicycle road map features Wisconsin bicycle routes in the counties of Douglas, Bayfield, Burnett, Washburn, Sawyer, Price, Ashland,...
Description: Typed text on back of photograph: "River Falls Rifle company, River Falls, Wis. Organized 1859, later fought with 12th Wisconsin Volunteer Regiment in Civi...
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the Congregational Church on the corner of Broad and Milwaukee Streets.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of William Tennant in front of a painted backdrop. He was a newspaper and magazine agent in Black River Falls, Wisconsin, who lost both his...
Description: Three men, identified from left to right as Mr. Schildhauer, Mr. Parker, and Mr. Potter, at the Internal Revenue Office. The men are gathered around a larg...
Description: Storefronts of East Water Street.
Description: This 1896 map of the Chain-O-Lakes region of Waupaca County, Wisconsin, shows the lakes and streams, some topography, archaeological sites, roads, railroad...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The third (second in Madison), Wisconsin State Capitol that stood from 1857-1913, from a stereograph original.
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: Sketch of John Muir's clock design.The built clock was a combination of scythes, wheels and arrows. A rough bough of burr oak was set upon a base incrusted...
Description: Page showing the month of April from the Hillside Home School calendar. Included are two small cyanotype photographs, one of a house and the other of a fie...
Description: Exterior view of the Gates Gallery, location for the first H.H. Bennett studio.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Falls of Kinnikinnick, south fork.
Description: The Elisha D. Smith Library built by Van Ryn and De Gelleke.
Description: Stereograph image of a sawmill.
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