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Picnic Dinner

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Description: Children and adults seated at a large make-shift picnic table in a field near a tree. In the background on the left is a carriage, and on the right a horse...

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Description: View up hill of clapboard school building with stone foundation. The teacher and students are posed along the railing of the porch. In the background is a...

Photograph

Rock School

Date:  date unknown

Description: The two-story stone schoolhouse. A flagpole hangs over the entrance.

Date: 1912 

Description: Announcement from the Educational Department of the Big Badger Fair, held September 3-6, 1912 in Platteville.

Date: 1909 

Description: View across fairground racetrack, with judging stands and large barn in the background.

Date: 1864 ca.

Description: A view of the Trinity Episcopal Church, built in 1864.

Photograph

Church in Winter

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Winter scene with a church, Cassville, Wisconsin. The evergreens and yard are snow-covered. The sidewalk has been shoveled.

Photograph

Schoolroom Interior

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Description: Interior of rural schoolroom. A teacher at the back of the room appears to be helping as students of all ages sit working at their desks. A large U.S. Flag...

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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:  date unknown

Description: View across field of stone school building with outhouse and a wood pile. In the background is a church with a belfry. A road is along the right leading up...

Photograph

After the Storm

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view along the Mississippi River shoreline after a storm. The water is high and there are damaged boats and debris scattered around. Men stand along the...

Photograph

Straw Lead Furnace

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: A straw lead furnace, an open hearth furnace where lead sulphite (Galena) was roasted. Located on the Rountree brach of the Little Platte River, Richard St...

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Description: View from road of a stone one-room school house and shed. In the background is a field and farm buildings.

Postcard

High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Boscobel High School seen through the trees. Text below reads: "High School, Boscobel, Wis."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Methodist Evangelical Church. Three children sit on the front steps.

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Description: View from crossroads of the one-room Bloomington School surrounded by trees. A small girl stands near the front door.

Date: 1880 before

Description: Street corner with two buildings that have been destroyed by a fire, a brick fence, and some trees. There is a wooden cart in the lower right corner.

Date: 1921 

Description: Several businesses in Blue River's downtown, including a drug store and a lumberyard.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin River. There is a bridge across the river.

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Description: Teacher and students pose outside clapboard one-room schoolhouse. There appears to be a bell tower on the roof.

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