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Description: An ink on paper, hand drawn map of Jefferson County, Wisconsin, that identifies named hills, other points of interest, and the Lake Mills moraine system in...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Tivoli Island.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House, built by John Richards, an early local lawyer.
Description: View from across street of storefront of Wm. C. Raue. at 202 Main Street. Signs on the building say: "Wallpaper, Paints, Oils."
Description: View of 3rd Street on market day, looking south from Main Street.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of South Main Street with two women and a man paused outside of Hotel Fort.
Description: A brochure and map of Jefferson County, Wisconsin, which includes color illustrations, a highway map of the county, a location map, and descriptions of poi...
Description: View of Second Street.
Date: 1951 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House, built by the Hon. John Richards and completed in about 1852.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Lake Mills.
Description: View across road of the Village Inn; featuring a "Hotel" sign, vines along the screened porch windows, and a fenced garden.
Description: Elevated view of the Northwestern Manufacturing Company plant.
Date: date unknown
Description: Partially colorized postcard view down Jefferson Street. People are gathered in front of one of the storefronts on the right, and horse-drawn vehicles are...
Description: View of St. Mary's Hospital.
Description: A model of the Richards' Octagon House, showing the original structure of the porches.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A sculpture of a man kneeling down stands in the middle of a park surrounded by plants.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the school established by Mrs. Carl Schurz, which is often considered the first kindergarten in America.
Description: Colorful advertising displays line the counters of this turn-of-the- century drugstore, with rows of glass pharmaceutical bottles filling the shelves behin...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the panther itaglio effigy mound marker, located on Highway 106 West. The text on the marker reads, "Panther Intaglio Effigy; Panther Type, Length...
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