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Tyler House

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: A reproduction of an early print of a long, two story wooden building with a front porch identified as the Tyler House. A man drives a horse-drawn wagon in...

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Dewey Ruins

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the ruins of the Nelson Dewey home. The house burned in 1873. A man is standing near a door or window on the bottom left.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye map of Platteville.

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Dewey Farmhouse

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of exterior of house with snow on the ground. There is a steep hill in the background. The house was built after Nelson Dewey's death.

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Two Water Towers

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Two water towers.

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The brick gymnasium is on a small rise with trees on a hill in the background. There is a paved sidewalk in front of the steps to the entrance.

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...

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Muscoda in Valley

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view over trees of the town of Muscoda. The water tower is in the center. The commercial district is on the left, and dwellings are in the foregro...

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Bagley

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from road of a brick building under construction. Five men are posed in front near a pile of bricks. Four men are posed in the window openings on the...

Date: 1909 

Description: "The First Civil War Monument" outside the Grant County Courthouse. The monument is dedicated "to the memory of the brave soldiers of Grant County who fell...

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Parochial School

Date: 1925 

Description: View across road towards the parochial school, which is a two-story brick building with a cross on the steeple. Arched windows are above the entrance. Tree...

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High School

Date: 1912 

Description: Exterior of high school. The sign on the building reads, school - 1911. Construction debris litters the front of the building.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Adams Patent Wheel Co on Front Street along the C.B. & Q. Railroad. There are seven men and a young boy posed near four different open doorways.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Wine cellar on the Nelson Dewey estate before it was remodeled.

Date: 1928 

Description: Shows different types of roads, railroads, schools, churches, farmsteads, cheese factories, mine shafts, old surface workings, streams, old sulphur pits, a...

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Chaney's Store

Date: 1925 

Description: View across road towards Chaney's Cash General Store. Behind trees on the left is a house and windmill. Laundry is drying behind the store on the right. A...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of men working on the railroad near a farm field.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Catholic church, residential homes, with hills and trees in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the State Teacher's College. The State Teacher's College and the Mining College in Platteville merged in the late 19th Century to become what is...

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