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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view looking down center of dirt highway, with a car approaching. There is a gas station on the right just past a sign reading "Cross...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A man is standing on top of a stack of firewood that is loaded on his horse-drawn bobsled. He is wearing a coat and hat. In the background are two homes an...
Description: View down Main Street, a dirt road with horses and buggies and a wooden walkway. There is a brick building in the left foreground, with houses further down...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard of the Thompson Tent Show. A tent, a tall wagon and a truck that runs the generator are set up in a field or park with houses and tre...
Description: A young boy and his little dog sit together on a toy tractor in a driveway behind a parked car.
Description: View up hill towards the ruins of a large stone house near Indian Lake. Trees and bushes surround the remains of the building.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view from hill of rural landscape.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Large group of students and teachers posed on a slope in front of St. Francis Xavier Catholic School for a group portrait. Many of the children and adults...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Men on wagons carrying large boiler, etc., posing in sham-battle horseplay, probably in Cross Plains. In the background is a bluff.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A woman washing dishes outdoors in a washtub.
Description: A vintage view and a modern view down Main Street, including retail buildings.
Description: Exterior of a public school.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A group of unidentified men standing with a horse and wagon. The wagon is carrying a barrel of beer. The sign on the building in the background is an adver...
Description: View down a snowy unpaved street. There appears to be a water tower, as well as a windmill at the far end of the street.
Description: Group portrait of an elderly woman and three small children, including an infant. The woman is seated in a chair with the infant on her lap. A boy stands o...
Date: 1960-07-04 ca.
Description: View of a cornfield and wooded ridge at sunrise.
Description: A large rock outcropping in a pasture of iron-bearing rock.
Description: Portrait of an elderly woman. She is seated in a chair holding flowers on her lap. Caladium in pots are arranged on both sides. In the background are ferns...
Description: A smiling woman holding an axe holds a pose while chopping wood.
Description: View across farmyard towards a silo standing in a corner made by two barn buildings. The barn is made of wood on a stone foundation, and is showing signs o...
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