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Description: A view down train tracks overgrown with weeds. A building and metal silo are in the background.
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...
Description: View down East Wilson Street across the railroad tracks towards condominiums and businesses on the 400 block, including the Cardinal Bar & Cafe at 418 East...
Description: Exterior view of the West Superior Hotel. There are pedestrians, a street car, and people riding in horse-drawn carriages on the street in front of the hot...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated city view from the south featuring a river, bridge, and industrial buildings. Published by Willapa Drug Co.
Description: View from street of business district, with a hotel on a slight slope on the corner. The first floor is above street level, and another set of steps lead t...
Description: View of an intersection with the State Bank and another business on the left. A water pump is across the street from the bank. A hardware store and another...
Description: View from road of restaurant and gas pump at Riverdale Resort.
Description: Hommels Star Food Store at 606 S. Park Street, with promotional truck in front of store, and children looking on. Vehicle has a painted sign on the side, "...
Description: Photographic postcard of Stone Street. A car is parked in front of an auto repair store. Electric power lines run down the street, and a water tower is in...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Back of Main Building at Highlander Folk School.
Description: View from water of vacation cabins and boats along lake shoreline of Turtle Flowage. The roof of the building on the right says: "Al's Place / Lunches — Ca...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Small group of elderly men, two of them bearing, respectively, a U.S. Flag, and a banner, perhaps a company roster. This may be a group of Civil War vetera...
Description: A crane and other machinery are used in the construction of the Wisconsin Power and Light building, 122 West Washington Avenue.
Description: Exterior of a church. The building features a steeple with a cross and arched windows.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Sunbathers sit on a beach near businesses and summer homes. A line of automobiles is parked alongside the beach, separated from the sand by a low rock wal...
Description: Exterior of the Al. Ringling Theater.
Description: A view of the facade and side of the St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church. The Gothic Revival-style structure has two steeples, the larger to the right...
Description: Men use a modified McCormick-Deering 10-20 industrial tractor with an attached trailor and post hole digging rig auger to install a telephone or electric p...
Description: Flags and posters are displayed over King Street for the fifty year celebration. One banner reads: "1848 Wisconsin 1898." Pedestrians are on the streets an...
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