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Postcard

High School

Date: 1913 

Description: Photographic postcard of an exterior view of the high school, which has a bell tower above the entrance. There is a small tree in the schoolyard.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1909 

Description: Colorized photographic view of the central business district. Homes, businesses and trees line the unpaved street, and there is a hill in the far backgroun...

Photograph

Lutheran Church

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Lutheran church with a fence and trees in front. There is a shed with a ladder propped against it behind the church.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1916 

Description: View down driveway of two men and a woman stand on the open porch or loading dock of a building. A car is parked next to the group. There are other buildin...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of buildings at the Nelson Dewey State Park, including the smokehouse. A tree-covered bluff is in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Uppen's residence in spring. The house was built in 1850.

Photograph

First Beetown House

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: An early two-story frame house with a lean-to addition on the rear.

Photograph

High School

Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior of the two-story high school.

Photograph

Empire House Hotel

Date: 1925-08 

Description: A view of the front of the Empire House Hotel, showing the porch and balcony. There are many wicker chairs on the porch, and there is an automobile parked...

Date: 1908-04-20 

Description: Photographic postcard of buildings on a street. There is a wooden boardwalk and the street is not paved. Two men are sitting on a bench. "Boscobel" is hand...

Photograph

Business Section

Date: 1929 

Description: View across street of the business section. On the right a woman wearing an apron stands with two children pose outside a hotel. The hotel offers ice cream...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1921 

Description: Main Street, where two young girls walk on the sidewalk, and a horse and carriage and two cars are parked in the street. There is a townhouse complex on th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View over town, including hotel and church, towards the Mississippi River. The far shoreline and bluffs are in the distance.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the exterior of the Conrad Schmitt (Sherwin Gillett's future father-in-law) residence. There are two unidentified men on the porch posing in the sh...

Photograph

Miller Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from across street of three men standing on the porch of the Miller Hotel. There is an advertisement depicting a cow on the building next door.

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Description: View over wooden bridge of school building. There is a ladder near the front entrance which has a small bell tower. There is a shed on the left, and an ou...

Date: 1918 

Description: The exterior of P.J. Blindert's general store, with an awning over the storefront, and a loading dock on the left. A man and a woman stand in the road in f...

Date: 1924 

Description: View across railroad tracks of storefronts located near the train depot. The shops include: Montford Lumber Company, Damerow's Cafe, and the American Hotel...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the chapel at Saint Clara Academy, built in 1852. Founded by Father Samuel Mazzuchelli, the academy's chapel features elaborate stained glass w...

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Description: A man stands behind a fence and in front of a clapboard schoolhouse and outhouse on a hill. There is a bell tower on the school building.

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