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Description: Man sitting in driver's seat of a Skelly Truck promoting itself with banners and streamers. In the background on the right is a church.
Description: Group portrait of children in costume posed on the back of a truck decorated with streamers for the Cheese Day Parade. Some of the children hold handwritte...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Thought to be the first soldier's monuments erected in the United States.
Description: View across railroad crossing of the Dennison House hotel. A man is sitting on the porch. The building features a widow's walk. There is a bluff in the far...
Description: Exhibit featuring maps, drawings, photographs, and compositions.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard view of buildings at the Nelson Dewey State Park, including the smokehouse. A tree-covered bluff is in the background.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Winter scene overlooking town, showing Baptist church in background.
Description: Interior of classroom with teacher and young students, seated in desks. Teacher is identified as Sylvia Rottiger.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Pedestrian walking on the snowy street in front of Daniel Fitch Brown's house.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Catholic church, residential homes, with hills and trees in the background.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View from low hill of a stream flowing through fields. There are cows in the pasture on the right. In the distance is a bridge, road, and buildings.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Wyalusing State Park in the Prairie du Chein vicinity. The Wisconsin River is in the foreground and the Mississippi river can be seen below with distant bl...
Description: Geiger house, residence of John Geiger. His son, Ferdinand A. Geiger, was a Federal District Judge in Milwaukee from 1912 through the 1930s.
Description: View down platform and two sets of railroad tracks towards depot. One man stands on the platform in the foreground. Two people are further down the tracks...
Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin River. There is a bridge across the river.
Description: Small rural clapboard schoolhouse with class posing at entrance. There is a dog sitting on the right side of the building, and cows are in a field in the b...
Description: The brick gymnasium is on a small rise with trees on a hill in the background. There is a paved sidewalk in front of the steps to the entrance.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Lancaster with the Congregational Church to the right.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Post office is first building on the left. Other buildings occupied by doctor's office, saloon, livery and feed stable, etc. Persons identified by name, bu...
Description: View of the public school from across a yard.
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