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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a grand mansion on South Washington Street.
Description: A view of a tree-lined street. Two large house are visible on the left.
Date: 1951 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House, built by the Hon. John Richards and completed in about 1852.
Description: View down Main Street, facing east, during Pawnee Bill's Circus Wild West Parade.
Description: Art Kehl is standing outdoors with a pipe in his mouth and is handing a matching hat to an unknown young woman in a dress decorated with bees. Located in R...
Description: View of the Rock River with a railroad bridge in the foreground.
Description: Father, mother and three girls stand on front porch of what appears to be their home. There is a sign for an office in the basement on the left.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: A model of the Richards' Octagon House, showing the original structure of the porches.
Date: 1906 before
Description: View down a wooden sidewalk, next to a dirt road. Some piles of wood are in the road near a portion of the sidewalk that is under construction.
Description: View of Pawnee Bill's Circus Parade.
Description: Horse-drawn carriage elaborately decorated with flowers appears to be stopped off parade route. The carriage is carrying four women wearing formal dresses...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the Schurz home.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of adults and one child posed in yard in front of a house, with a member of the clergy in the front. Perhaps a wedding portrait.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House, built by John Richards, an early local lawyer.
Description: A view of tree-lined Washington Street with houses partially visible on the right side of the image. To the left, a man stands in the street.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of the Octagon House's spiral stairway.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Interior view of the parlor of Richards' Octagon House.
Description: A view of tree-lined Chapman Street. Houses are partially visible on the left and two carriages can be seen farther down the road.
Description: Group of three men in comical poses sitting with four women on a bench in wooded area with a lake behind them.
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of the facade and side of St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church , made primarily of brick. The roof shingles contain various shapes.
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