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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An unpaved Potosi street in winter. There are unidentified men standing in front of a building, and in the distance a couple of carriages with horses.

Photograph

City Hall

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: City Hall and surrounding streets.

Date: 1908 

Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of town showing homes and businesses. A windmill is in the foreground. The school is on the far edge of town on t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The exterior of the Catholic church and the parsonage. The church building has a gable roof, lancet arched windows, and a steeple with a cross atop.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A Civil War Monument and fountain in Lancaster.

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...

Date: 1928-12-29 

Description: Farmers use a 6-roll husker shredder and a Farmall Regular tractor outside a barn on the farm of Will Rasque.

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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Photograph

Nelson Dewey Barn

Date: 1956-08-26 

Description: Part of a crowd of over 3000 that toured Stonefield, the Historical Society's site at Cassville, during an open house. The building that housed the State...

Date: 1921 

Description: Exterior of the public schoolhouse, which features a bell tower and two arched entrances.

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.

Date:  

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: 1920 ca.

Description: A man stands near the backs of billboards on the left along a street or alley. Power lines lead to the horizon, over what appear to be businesses or indust...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of parade with a band of clowns. One young boy dressed as a clown at the front is holding the American flag, and another clown holds a sign t...

Date: 1921 

Description: Exterior of the Methodist Evangelical church surrounded by trees. The building features a steps and a small landing at the entrance, arched windows, wood s...

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.

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.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: View of the remodeled high school with a group of students outside.

Date: 1869 

Description: Birds eye drawing of Boscobel, Grant County, depicts street names and street layouts, houses, rivers and trees. A reference key at the bottom of the map sh...

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