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Description: Exterior of the Philadelphia Home for Incurables, established in 1877. Nurses stand near a group of patients sitting outside, some in wheelchairs.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Group of people standing in front of George and Martha Washington's tombs. One woman on the left is walking away from the tomb holding a camera. Two Americ...
Description: Elevated view down hill towards three different farmhouses and various farm buildings spread out among fields. Text on envelope identifies it as "Gotlieb K...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Men, possibly postal workers, stand on the front steps of the local post office with crates and barrels in the foreground.
Description: Exterior of the People's Co-operative Hospital. The view shows a porch and a sign above it. Stairs lead to the main entrance.
Description: The Wendling barn was built in 1929 for $10,000. In 1991, cows were milked for the last time.
Description: Jesse and Janet Paul, who live across from this barn, at W155 West Bend Road, have been here for 33 years. Jesse has been wheelchair-bound for 11 years.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View across field towards a farmhouse, windmill and farm buildings. Several people stand near a number of horse-drawn carriages near the farmhouse.
Description: The Camp Kawanuta Spider Pavilion stands in a wooded area. The structure consists of a bench and wooden sides constructed to resemble a spider's web patter...
Date: 1963-05-19 ca.
Description: A small tree grows through a window-opening of stone wall of a ruined old commercial building.
Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 700 block of State Street. Lake Street parking ramp and University of Wisconsin Extension building are vi...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison.
Description: Shirley Krueger posing on stairs near a street, with the United States Capitol Building in the distant background. A child is riding a tricycle on the side...
Description: First block of West Main Street with E.W. Parker Jewelers, 9 W. Main, Cops Cafe, 11 W. Main Street, Rennebohm's drugstore, 13 W. Main, Levitan Building (ar...
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View looking southwest down the 600 block of Williamson Street to the East Madison Passenger Depot of the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad. There are frame...
Description: Black and white postcard of the Soo Line railroad depot. Text in red in the upper left corner reads "'SOO' Depot, Bruce, Wis."
Description: View down center of Main Street. Unidentified buildings are on the left, with a stack of barrels in front. A building with a public phone is next door. Two...
Description: Exterior view of a two-story house with several trees on the farm of Fred Esser. On the right is a barn with two silos. On the far left in a fenced area on...
Description: View of downtown looking toward Hotel de Francia. The city hall, built in 1884, is visible at right.
Description: View up dirt road towards a young man standing near the Turvill shop. The tree-lined road leads up a slope towards another building under trees.
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