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Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Exterior view of one of the first Pawling & Harnischfeger machine shops. The building was built in 1886 on the corner of South First Street and East Oregon...
Description: Two Pawling & Harnischfeger type "A" outdoor yard cranes at the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. Stamped on the crane are the words "Pawling & Harnischfege...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Photograph postcard view of a house and water tower surrounded by shrubs and trees.
Description: Winter view of Chippewa (Ojibwa) Valley village.
Description: A view of the temple, a large stone building. Other structures and row houses are visible on both sides. Many windows have stained glass, but there are m...
Description: Theresa Fireman's Picnic Parade.
Description: Miss Mary Prescott and Mrs. William McMahon, grandaughter and great grandaughter, respectively, of Pierre Paquette, appeared at a meeting called by the Wis...
Description: Exterior view of a 10-ton type "A" semi-gantry crane at the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. foundry yard. The crane is stamped with the text "Pawling & Ha...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View down center of street looking west along James Street. There are pedestrians and two horse-drawn carriages on the street.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: State Normal School.
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of the church, which has a tall, polygonal middle area. Most visible windows are arched and contain stained glass. Trees are visible to the left.
Description: A car is parked on a gravel road that stretches to the horizon. Farmhouses, barns, and fields are on both sides of the road. Telephone poles, trees, and a...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: The Indian Agency House when the land was farmed by E.S. Baker of Portage, Wisconsin.
Description: The Phoenix Chair factory on the waterfront.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: View down Rock River towards a covered bridge near another bridge, with factories and the city in the background.
Description: The brick building at 340 South Chestnut Street, was built around 1930. It resembled the house-with-canopy-type station commonly constructed throughout the...
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view of brick school and gymnasium buildings.
Description: State Normal School in Whitewater.
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A view of Senator Philetus Sawyer's residence. Sawyer was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1881.
Description: View of the Chippewa Lumber and Boom Company's Big Mill beyond the Wagon Bridge over the Chippewa River.
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