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Photograph

Depot and Train

Date: 1917 

Description: View of a train approaching the depot. Two men stand alongside the train. Heavy smoke from the train causes a fog cloud.

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: Elevated view of Governor Rennebohm, sitting in the front passenger seat of a convertible. He is riding in the parade to honor the first Alice in Dairyland...

Date: 1959 

Description: Panoramic view of the funeral procession of architect Frank Lloyd Wright, with Taliesin seen in the center background. Following the farm wagon hearse are...

Photograph

Knudson Cheese Co.

Date: 1930 

Description: Exterior of the Knudson Cheese Company. The lawn is covered with flowers. A man sits on the porch. A railroad car is on the left.

Photograph

Frank Wedding

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Studio wedding portrait of the Franks in front of a painted backdrop.

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Charles Green

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Description: Charles Green, the last survivor of the African American colony at Pleasant Ridge (near Lancaster, WI) looks out over the community graveyard.

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Description: Portrait of John Greene, an original settler.

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: Alice in Dairyland, Margaret McGuire, chatting with Governor Rennebohm at the Kick-off for the Alice in Dairyland Program. She is wearing a full-length for...

Photograph

Sweeney Brothers

Date: 1933-10-04 

Description: Brothers William Sweeney (Right) and Homer Sweeney (Left), standing on Coon Rock Bluff.

Photograph

Mining Scene

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Description: An unidentified mining scene where two men crank a windlass, common only in early lead and zinc mining in southwest Wisconsin. The windlass was used to low...

Date: 1919-08-06 

Description: View from street looking towards the Hotel Higbee. There is a horse-drawn carriage on the left side, and a large, motorized vehicle, perhaps a bus, parked...

Date: ????-05-17 

Description: A crowd of people gather on the banks of a river. Behind them, a band plays on a boat in the river.

Photograph

Depot

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Exterior view from railroad tracks of the Depot. Four men are standing alongside the depot building near a wheeled cart. The building features two signs, o...

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Description: Portrait of Richard Thomas, son of Sampson Thomas, born in Falmouth, England, in 1817, died in Mineral Point, Wisconsin, in 1886. With James Carbis, he bui...

Date: 1978-10 

Description: An elderly couple is standing at the railing looking towards the left on a wooden bridge in Governor Dodge State Park. The trees around them are displaying...

Photograph

Front Street

Date: 1921 

Description: View of Front Street with five men standing along a sidewalk. They stand near a two-story building which houses the Avoca Cooperative Company and the opera...

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Dam at Taliesin

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men working near the dam and hydro house at Taliesin, the summer residence of Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship. The hydro house was designed...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of a brewery. Men pose in front of the building near a horse-drawn vehicle.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad locomotive #280 at the Mineral Point depot. A group of people stand on the platform. The depot was built in 1857,...

Date: 1925 

Description: A man poses outside the Fingerhut Brothers grocery and general store.

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