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Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Front view of the Northern Hospital for the Insane. A horse-drawn carriage is outside the entrance.
Description: Paul Vanderbilt sitting in a painted metal chair in George Talbot's (Vanderbilt's successor) backyard on Jenifer Street. He is wearing a plaid jacket, trou...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Five men in work clothes pose while riding Bactrian camels; three well-dressed men stand near a Dromedary. The group is on a dirt road with houses and util...
Date: date unknown
Description: Distant view of a country town from across a pasture with rolling hills in the background.
Description: Photographic postcard of two cabins and trees at the Wonderspot Resort.
Description: Chaplain Captain Allan R. Fredine holds a Protestant church service in a roundhouse used by the 757th Railway Shop Battalion in Cherbourg, France. He is us...
Description: Two young girls outside with a toy pedal station wagon. Possibly children of a Harley family.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Exterior of cabin in Chippewa County where Old Abe was kept after his capture as a wild eaglet. The cabin is referred to as the "Eagle House".
Description: Elevated view of the West Ward of town including the hospital. View features many large wooden buildings built on a hillside with a lumber yard in the for...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the front and side of an outhouse with an open door. A section of a long building with a row of windows is in the background.
Description: A crowd of students waving United States flags gathers on a field outside Clarion State Normal School. The school was established in 1873.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Ada and Dr. Edward A. Bass with their children, daughter Everetta and son Cary, seated on the porch of their home.
Description: View of a steamboat in the Okanogan River with mountains on the opposite bank. A man, on the near bank, sits in the grass.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: A group of men and women gather around Professor Garrick in the yard and on the porch of a farmhouse to watch a poultry culling demonstration. Additional f...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Lieutenant R. Jens of Company C, 310th United States Engineers. He is wearing an officers great coat, leggings, and a fur hat. Behind h...
Description: Several loggers stand next to a log cabin while a few are sitting on the roof of the cabin during a snowstorm.
Description: View down Tennessee Avenue, with the locations of mines marked in the hills in the distance. Men walk past shops on either side of the avenue.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Arlene Annette Elmer, 14, poses with three of her drawings alongside the Farmer's Grove School. Her teacher wrote on the reverse of this photograph that sh...
Description: A log cabin and frame house behind the Milton House. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View from water of people sitting in a canoe next to a boat dock where more people are standing. A boathouse is on shore and a cottage is up a slight hill...
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