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Description: View over fence of a teacher wearing a large, dark hat posing on the front landing of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse.

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Description: View across school grounds of a teacher standing in front of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse. The grounds are surrounded by a fence and trees are in the b...

Date: 1912-05-05 

Description: Large group of children and adults pose on the lawn in front of brick building. Other people look out of open windows.

Date: 1913 

Description: Fennimore High School sewing class poses in classroom. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor.

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Description: View from back of classroom of teacher and students during a class. There is a student standing at the chalkboard, and the teacher is standing behind her d...

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Description: View from front of room of teacher and students in classroom of one room schoolhouse. There is a large stove on the right, and the teacher stands behind th...

Photograph

Maria Schmitt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Maria Schmitt (b.1842), mother-in-law of Sherwin Gillett.

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Description: Woman standing at sewing exhibit that includes dresses, children's clothes, aprons, and hats. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor of the sewing class.

Date: 1903 

Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Muscoda High School Girls' Basketball Team and their coach. The frame has the S. Gillett imprint, but...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three storefronts on a dirt road. A man, said to be Charles Grimm, is driving a horse and buggy. The building in the center is Feiker's photo studio. Near...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across water of men working to construct a brush dam about seven miles north of Cassville. There are two groups of well-dressed people, who appear to...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of group of people on an excursion boat which is along the shoreline.

Photograph

School Picnic

Date: 1905-06-30 

Description: Group portrait of a Muscoda Public School picnic. Emma Schmitt (later Mrs. Sherwin Gillett) is on the far left of the top row. The 1905 Wisconsin Census ha...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length portrait of Maria and Conrad Schmitt, Sherwin Gillett's mother- and father-in-law.

Postcard

Harmonica Class

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of outdoor group portrait of the 7th and 8th grade harmonica (mouth organ) class. Sherwin Gillett's son Lorin is identified with an "...

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Description: View down hill of a teacher standing in an open doorway, with students standing and sitting on the wooden landing of a clapboard one-room school building....

Date: 1946-08-23 

Description: Aunt Lily Richmond sang African American spirituals for song collector Helene Stratman-Thomas. Richmond came to Grant County Wisconsin with her parents, fr...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a female telephone operator at an 1890s era switchboard.

Photograph

Mrs. Elston

Date: 1941 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Mrs. Laura Elston, wife of Henry Elston of Muscoda.

Photograph

Flood at Cassville

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of flooding in a residential area. Two women pose near a tree on the left.

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