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Description: A man and his dog are on the lawn in front of a house. A wooden sign reads, "Cottage and Rooms for Rent." Another sign below advertises for "N.F. Sherman 2...
Description: Colorized postcard of Devil's Lake. Rock formations appear on the left side. Trees can be seen throughout. Bluffs and sky are visible in the background. Th...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A repair man checks a tire on a stand and a second inspects an inner tube while a customer looks on. Signs advertise Goodrich Tires, Bowes Seal Fast, and t...
Description: Colorized postcard view of a bridge over a dam on a river. Trees are along both banks.
Description: Tower Hill State Park trail leading to the top of the shot tower shaft.
Description: Photographic postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. A man is sitting on the formation, wearing a suit and a...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View across river of a large mill or factory complex, possibly the Island Woolen Mill. In front of the mill is a roofed boathouse, with a canoe hanging fro...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Barn used by the Ringling Brothers to store circus equipment during the winter.
Description: Exterior view of Art's Tavern.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A young woman sits on a log which lies over a stream bed in a wooded area.
Description: Colorized postcard of an elevated view of a concrete bridge over a river. There is a boat near wooden pilings that stretch from the shoreline to the center...
Description: Two-story cottage with a built-in garage. There is a young vine over the roofed entrance, and a bench and potted plant near the garage door.
Description: A studio portrait of a veiled woman and sleeping infant.
Description: Colorized postcard of a paved road curving to the left through trees, shrubs and bluffs. A dirt road can be seen to the left, and the sky is blue with a fe...
Date: 1963-07-27 ca.
Description: View from a small pier on Devil's Lake, looking south.
Description: Daniel Reynolds, wearing a hat, suit coat, and vest with watch fob, sits in a bentwood chair in front of a large tree. There is a board sidewalk behind hi...
Description: Twelve members of a baseball team, and the bat boy, all in uniform, and one man in a suit, pose for a group portrait. One player holds a mitt, another hold...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Civilian Conservation Corps workers at the Devil's Lake State park camp waving from trucks. Others men stand in the dirt road nearby.
Description: View along the Wisconsin River, looking upstream from near Tower Hill State Park toward Highway 14 bridge.
Description: Nick Knechtges, watchmaker, at his workbench in his home shop.
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