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Description: View from shoreline of a crane lifting machinery to workers at the top of the bridge during construction. Words on the crane reads, "Stevens Brothers and S...
Description: View down path towards a general store with a gas pump on the porch near a sign for Red Crown Gasoline. Two men are working on a car parked in front. Behin...
Description: The exterior of the post office and hotel. A group of boys and men pose at the front of the post office. Another man leans on the side of a wagon. A young...
Description: The entrance to the bridge during construction. A worker works on the side of the bridge on the right. Other workers in the middle of the bridge lay boards...
Description: A man and woman golf on the west lawn of Villa Louis. They are probably members of the Dousman family.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Four men are building the wall at Signal Point Lookout in Wyalusing State Park. They are part of Works Progress Administration (WPA) Project #8656-8.
Description: Senator William Proxmire walked thousands of miles in Wisconsin to meet constituents. Here he is, in a snowmobile suit, shaking hands with a woman outside...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of horses and wagons on the road at Stock Day. There is a cattle pen in the foreground.
Description: Hand-colored lithograph portrait of Chippewa (Ojibwa) chief Kitch-ee-i-aa-ba, or the Big Buck. Painted at the Treaty of Prarie du Chien (1825).
Description: Elevated view of the Bridgeport depot on the Wisconsin River. A group of men and boys pose on the platform. There is a Wells Fargo Company Express sign bel...
Description: Four males pose on a large outcropping of rocks in a wooded area.
Description: Group portrait of construction workers, two women and a dog at the railroad tracks near the depot. They are posed near a crane. A group of people stand on...
Description: Two members of the Dousman Family relaxing on the porch of Villa Louis.
Description: Handcolored lithograph depicting the 1825 Treaty at Prairie du Chien, with Fort Crawford seen in the background. This treaty negotiated between Governor Wi...
Description: The Dousman family members sitting on a porch of Villa Louis.
Description: Two cranes and a car at the bridge construction site. Several workers work on carving out the road at the edge of the river.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Looking east down dirt road. Commercial buildings and storefronts line the road.
Description: View down railroad tracks of a locomotive arriving at the Barnum Depot.
Description: View over fence of a family posing on the porch of a stone house. Text on photograph says: "Old Stone House Erected About 1800 for an Indian School."
Description: A man holding a bucket stands outside the Mount Sterling Hotel. Three other men are in the background.
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