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Description: Students pose outdoors in front of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse. In the background are an outhouse, fence, and trees.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A family of seven, including a baby, posing on and around a wagon with bales of hay in rocky terrain. There are steep hills behind them.
Description: A woman is posed gazing into a mirror 'pond' while reading a book.
Description: View over fence of a teacher wearing a large, dark hat posing on the front landing of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse.
Description: Elevated view of the brewery dwarfed by the overhead bluffs. The brewery was built by William Schmitz. George Scheibl ran the brewery from 1899 until his d...
Description: Interior of a lead mine. The five miners are holding candles or lanterns.
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: 1963-10-06 ca.
Description: Men and women with horse trailers gather beneath Castle Rock. The group gathered there for a western-style horseback riding meet.
Description: Denniston House, P.J. Schnorrenberg, proprietor. View across railroad tracks of the hotel entrance with porch. A man and three women are standing on the po...
Description: Large group of children and adults pose on the lawn in front of brick building. Other people look out of open windows.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Emma Gillett with their German Shepherd, Monday.
Description: View up hill of two men standing at the entrance of the public school. There is a hand-pump near the entrance, and a bell tower on the roof of the school.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Cassville Ferry with three cars and passengers, crossing the Mississippi River from Cassville to Turkey River, Iowa.
Description: View across lawn of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse with students and a teacher playing baseball on the right in the middle distance.
Date: 1892 ca.
Description: Six young women are posed on a ladder in a woods. There is a young girl in front of them. A woman and a young girl are standing off to the side.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: A woman sits and reads on a wooden slat bench in a flower garden. There are ornamental plants in a wash tub and other containers; a rose bush nearly covers...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A group of seven men posing in front of a tree with their arms over each others shoulders. George Ortscheidt, President; L.G. Ward, Secretary.
Description: Fennimore High School sewing class poses in classroom. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor.
Description: A man stands behind a fence and in front of a clapboard schoolhouse and outhouse on a hill. There is a bell tower on the school building.
Description: Photographic postcard of buildings on a street. There is a wooden boardwalk and the street is not paved. Two men are sitting on a bench. "Boscobel" is hand...
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