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Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of Nelson Dewey's bedroom.

Postcard

Firehouse & Jail

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of the Firehouse interior at Stonefield. The jail is through the rear door on the left.

Photograph

Business District

Date: 1922 

Description: View across unpaved road of the Preston Business District. Three men and a young child stand in front of what may to be a general store, with large show wi...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Three men, Henry Dietrich, Frank Eckstein and Peter Bausch, are posing with the fire truck they built. They took the truck to Dubuque to have the bright wo...

Postcard

The Schoolhouse

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of the classroom of the Muddy Hollow School at Stonefield. Slate tablets are on the desks.

Photograph

Pigs in a Pig-Pen

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three pigs waiting to be fed. There are farm implements, barrels, farm buildings and the lower section of what is probably a windmill in the background.

Photograph

Putnam Residence

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Putnam residence and post office, with Mrs. Putnam sitting in a chair on the lawn, and Mr. Putnam (with a pipe in his mouth) standing behind her on...

Photograph

New State Bank

Date: 1913 

Description: Interior of the newly constructed state bank. Along the wall on the right are writing materials on wall tables, a bench and wall sconces. A window looking...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of the interior of the Law Office at Stonefield. A man is seated at the desk.

Photograph

Metropolis Hall

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of the brick Metropolis Hall building in winter.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of the Congregational Church, with arched windows and belfry. In the arched window above the doorway it reads: "1891 Cong'l Church." I...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of "Patriotism in Stone" on the grounds of the Dickeyville Grotto. The sculpture, which was created by Father Matthias Wernerus...

Photograph

General Store

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across street of the General Store. A group of five men, two women, and three children are standing in front. with a windmill is in the back and a sta...

Photograph

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...

Photograph

New State Bank

Date: 1913 

Description: Interior of the newly constructed state bank. Featured is a safe, which is open to display the metal gate which has the words: "State Bank of Fennimore" en...

Photograph

Boy Scouts

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of Boy Scout Troop No. 1 of Boscobel. Three rows of boys and their scout masters are sitting on a hill in the tall grass in front of a log b...

Date: 1956 

Description: Church basement decorated for Sherwin and Emma Gillett's 50th Wedding Anniversary.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a female telephone operator at an 1890s era switchboard.

Date: 1930-10-24 ca.

Description: Celebrating the first "Cheese Day" with a parade. A group of spectators gather on the sidewalk near a truck displaying a banner and stove in the back.

Date: 1910-12-06 

Description: Elevated view of stock day at the railroad yards, showing pens of sheep and other livestock ready for loading into railroad cars. All of the cars are deco...

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