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Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Date: 1911 

Description: Three-story brick school building under construction. Cost of building was $14,000.

Postcard

Hotel Donnelly

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the Hotel Donnelly. Men are standing and visiting on the porch. A sign on the corner reads "Hotel & Livery." Horse-drawn vehicles...

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Description: Rear view of a couple sitting in a horse-drawn buggy which is driving through a covered bridge.

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: A view of Royce Hall at the Wisconsin State College at Platteville.

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Plat for a proposed Sinsinawa City (never built), in Grant County, Wis. When it became clear in the mid-1830s that Wisconsin Territory would be established...

Date: 1914-05-01 

Description: Unidentified children wearing ribbons on the lapels or collars pose on the lawn outside a brick building. Some of the children wear banners that say "Spell...

Date: 1913 

Description: View of town. There is a cemetery in the foreground.

Photograph

North Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down commercial Main Street, looking north. A blurry pedestrian is crossing the street along what appear to be railroad tracks. There is a painted adv...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Cassville and its residential area. Photograph is marked 'Souvenir' by the photographer.

Photograph

Rountree House

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: The John H. Rountree House, built in 1854. According to "The History of Wisconsin" (Vol. I, 1973), "The rise of the settlement at Platte Mounds was indisso...

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Description: View from road of a teacher and students posing on front landing of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse with bell tower.

Date: 1913-10-04 

Description: View from across the road of a large group of people on the front lawn of the Union High School during the second annual fair.

Photograph

Roany House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: House owned by Melvin Garthwaite of Bloomington, Wisconsin.

Date: 2008 

Description: This store, which was originally built in 1840 (and rebuilt after an 1877 fire) was bought in 1891, by Samuel Kerr who continued to sell sugar, flour, mola...

Photograph

John Geiger House

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Geiger house, residence of John Geiger. His son, Ferdinand A. Geiger, was a Federal District Judge in Milwaukee from 1912 through the 1930s.

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Description: Small clapboard one-room schoolhouse with chimney.

Date: 1928-06 

Description: Exterior of tavern.

Photograph

Dennison House

Date: 1921 

Description: View across railroad crossing of the Dennison House hotel. A man is sitting on the porch. The building features a widow's walk. There is a bluff in the far...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Governor Nelson Dewey's house.

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