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Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

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Dennison House

Date: 1921 

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...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Man sitting in a speed boat named "Badger" on the Mississippi River. There are flags at the stern and bow. In the background is the town of Cassville along...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The hunters, holding their guns, are wearing long coats and hats. They are standing on a sidewalk, and the deer are strung up in trees. A small child is st...

Date: 1921 

Description: View down railroad tracks of the Cassville depot. A boy or man sits on a bench in front of the depot.

Date: 1943-09-04 

Description: Governor Goodland conferring with District Attorney John Grindell and Sheriff Aloys Klaas about gambling in Grant County.

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Potosi Panorama

Date:  date unknown

Description: Panoramic view showing, on the left, the bottling plant and the stables, and on the right, the Potosi Brewery itself. Groups of men are standing on the sid...

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Prospect Avenue

Date: 1921 

Description: View of Prospect Avenue. A group of men and a woman standing in front of the store, which is a two-story wooden building with shuttered windows, next to a...

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Ferry Boat

Date: 1921 

Description: View from shoreline looking down at three men posing on a paddle steamer ferry boat carrying an automobile. The boat has the words "Cassville" and "Dewey"...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Ferrotype of a studio portrait of Blacksmith Wanamaker and an unidentified man standing on either side of an anvil. The man on the left is holding a horses...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of men working on the railroad near a farm field.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Man standing in front of barbed wire fence with an orchard behind him. He is holding a branch of leaves and what appears to be fruit. The horse and the bug...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A group of Potosi Brewery employees inside the brewery.

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Surface Digging

Date:  date unknown

Description: Lead mining by digging at the ground surface.

Date: 1924 

Description: Looking down from a hilltop of a car parked under a tree. The campground is populated with well-dressed families walking down a path, and their parked cars...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of three generations of a family.

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Depot

Date:  date unknown

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...

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Business Block

Date: 1912 

Description: View from street towards a row of brick buildings. On the left corner is a building with a sign on the roof that says "W. Welsh." The entrance has a balcon...

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Description: A man and a woman stand on the customer side of the counters. Phil Hof stands with a large knife behind a tabled covered with meat, while Sam and Herman Ho...

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Street Scene

Date: 1916 

Description: View down driveway of two men and a woman stand on the open porch or loading dock of a building. A car is parked next to the group. There are other buildin...

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