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Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Front entry way to the "Washington" school, on the northwest corner of Fifth Avenue and Broadway.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Water street, before the fire of the 1880's, from the corner of Fifth avenue, looking east with storefronts and fire engine house.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of a two-story wood-sided building, with a sidewalk next to the street.
Date: 1865 after
Description: The first Eau Claire House built in 1856. It burned down in 1875.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View of the the many buildings in Eau Claire's lower east side.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Eau Claire.
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.
Description: Elevated view of the town, looking northwest. The Chippewa River is in the foreground, with a lot of buildings, an intersection, and distant hills. One bui...
Description: Relief shown by hachures. Shows land ownership by name, wards, railroads, mills, dams, city limits, Chippewa River, and Half Moon Lake. Includes index of m...
Description: Interior view of the Eau Claire Public Library. Tables and bookshelves in the public library reading room.
Date: 1881-07-28 ca.
Description: A group of men dressed in uniform gather near a fence in a shaded encampment. Several tents are visible in the background. Caption on back of stereoview re...
Description: View of the courthouse. Roof and lower part have since been changed.
Description: Deer hunters' camp in Northern Wisconsin. Image includes six hunters and their dogs posed in front of their cabin with hanging deer carcasses.
Description: Barstow Street looking north. View from the corner of Main Street, where the Eau Claire Book and Stationary Company later stood, looking north. The white...
Description: View of the town and Chippewa river, with a steamboat in the center of the image. A smaller boat is next to the steamboat, with a man standing either in t...
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: Shows city limits, railroads, mills, schools, cemeteries, dams, parks, lumber yards, log canals, log reservoir, Chippewa River, Eau Claire River, and Half...
Description: Demolished building with a group of men standing on the rubble.
Date: 1880 ca.
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...
Description: The Eau Claire Lumber Company, later the Cutter shoe factory. It was still standing in 1931.
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