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Photograph

Oasis Drive-In

Date: 1980-09 

Description: Oasis Drive-In, US Highway 14.

Photograph

Front Street

Date: 1921 

Description: View of Front Street with five men standing along a sidewalk. They stand near a two-story building which houses the Avoca Cooperative Company and the opera...

Photograph

Stone House

Date:  date unknown

Description: On Shakerag Street. Two houses, both of stone, behind a wood fence and a low stone wall along a sidewalk. The house on the right is two stories, the left...

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Aerial view of town.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: This map is pen and pencil on paper and shows local streets, lots by number, and section divisions.

Photograph

The U.S. Hotel

Date: 1858 ca.

Description: The U.S. Hotel was constructed in 1852 by Hugh Phillips to be used for mercentile purposes, but later transformed into the hotel.

Photograph

Wisconsin River

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A view, looking west, from the bridge over the Wisconsin River at Lone Rock. A ledge has been cut into the bluff on the left to accommodate County Highway...

Date: 1948 

Description: Interior of the Ridgeway Lumber Store before the opening on May 15, 1948. Owned by Elmer and Willard Droster, and G. Wichman.

Photograph

Business District

Date: 1909 

Description: View down the main dirt road of the business district.

Photograph

Cobb Hotel

Date: 1930 

Description: View from street of exterior of the Cobb Hotel and Cafe. A truck and car are parked outside the building.

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Aerial view of town.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: An aerial view of Mineral Point showing the construction of State Highway 23-39.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of a brewery. Men pose in front of the building near a horse-drawn vehicle.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1915 

Description: View down street of with commercial buildings and dwellings. There are two carriages parked near a building which has part of a sign visible over the entra...

Map or Atlas

Avoca Township

Date:  

Description: Detailed plat map of Avoca township.

Date: 1926 

Description: Architectural model of a village-type gasoline station designed by Frank Lloyd Wright on display at Taliesin. Taliesin is located in the vicinity of Spring...

Photograph

Lover's Lane

Date: 1912 

Description: View down wooden walkway with a dwelling, trees and backyards on the left and an open area on the right.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: A book cover for "Mineral Point: A History" by George Fiedler. The cover illustration is of Shake Rag Street, a popular street for Cornish miners.

Date: 1909 

Description: View across railroad tracks of a man and a dog posing on the platform in front of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul depot. In the background on the left...

Date: 1881 

Description: Watercolor painting of farm and farmhouse, residence of Mr. Daniel Lewis.

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