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Description: View towards hillside with an outcropping of large talus rocks surrounded by trees near Castle Rock village. In the foreground is what appears to be a dirt...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View along shoreline of man examining a rowboat while crouching in the water wearing boots. Behind him is a ferry. There are several men on the shore watch...
Description: Elevated view of the ruins of the Nelson Dewey home. The house burned in 1873. A man is standing near a door or window on the bottom left.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A group of Potosi Brewery employees inside the brewery.
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...
Date: date unknown
Description: The Potosi Brewery. Men can be seen standing in front of the building, and driving horse-drawn vehicles.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Five miners inside a lead mine.
Description: Two men work on the Will Rasque farm using a horse-drawn wagon and a six-roll husker-shredder.
Description: Photographic postcard of buildings on a street. There is a wooden boardwalk and the street is not paved. Two men are sitting on a bench. "Boscobel" is hand...
Description: View from road of a brick building under construction. Five men are posed in front near a pile of bricks. Four men are posed in the window openings on the...
Description: A group of seven men posing in front of a tree with their arms over each others shoulders. George Ortscheidt, President; L.G. Ward, Secretary.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View inside a lead mine showing six miners with a car on a track.
Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Muscoda High School Girls Basketball Team and their coach. The frame has the S. Gillett imprint, but...
Description: Group portrait of two dogs and five men. In the background are tents among trees. Two of the men are holding a pole strung with their fish catch.
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a man dressed as a cowboy. He is aiming a gun in one hand and holding a whip in the other. Th...
Description: Elevated view of men working on the railroad near a farm field.
Description: Lead mining by digging at the ground surface.
Description: Two men and a child look at a barn that has collapsed, possibily due to a windstorm or tornado.
Description: Elevated view of the brewery dwarfed by the overhead bluffs. The brewery was built by William Schmitz. George Scheibl ran the brewery from 1899 until his d...
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