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Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of the Circus Parade on a rainy day. Crowds of people line the street, and many are holding umbrellas.

Date: 1877 

Description: Stereograph view of the exterior of Assembly Presbyterian Church, surrounded by trees.

Date: 1954 

Description: Dodge County Historical Museum, exterior view. This was the old Milwaukee railroad depot before it was remodeled for the Society's use.



Date: 1962-05-05 ca.

Description: An industrial scene of a foundry with piles of material in a side yard.

Date: 2010-06-18 

Description: "Ward Woltman, Oak Grove, poses at Char [Haus] Pub and Grill, 400 South Center Street, Beaver Dam."


Maly's Bus Stop

Date: 2004-06-18 

Description: "Maly's Bus Stop (voted best fish fry) is at 404 South Center Street, Beaver Dam."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of a dam with a mill behind it.


Description: Workers of the Malleable Iron Range Company assemble stove-top ranges. Caption on stereoview reads, "No 14. The building floor where eight different sets o...

Date: 2001-09-28 

Description: "Today, we visit Larson's Family Restaurant, at 1105 N. Spring Street in Beaver Dam, WI."


Hotel Rogers

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard view from street of the Hotel Rogers on a street corner.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of the Catholic Church and Parsonage. There is a rose window over the entrance of the cathedral. Crosses are on the church tower...

Date: 1867 

Description: Birds-eye drawing of Beaver Dam, Dodge Co., depicting street names and street layout, houses, rivers, lakes, and trees. A reference key at the bottom of th...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Elevated view of town with homes and factories.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Color postcard with three illustrations: The Williams Free Library, the dam in 1841 (actual beavers), and the present dam. Copyrighted by W.H. Becken.

Date: 1942 

Description: International Harvester dealer Albert Karpernich(?), Jr. pins a "MacArthur Week" button on a boy scrap collector. According to the original caption, Karper...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of a view of three factories; Upper Woolen Mill, Empire Rolling Mill, and Mallable Iron Co.

Date: 1898 

Description: Native American Indians in traditional dress outside their teepees (tipis) at the Dodge County Fair. There is a large building in the background along with...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Construction crew on Kastenmeier farm. They are standing at the top of a silo they are building. A barn is on the left and a shed is on the right. Names fr...


Masonic Temple

Date: 1911 

Description: Photographic postcard of an exterior view from the street of the Masonic Temple on a corner. The Peter Pfeffer haberdasher shop is on the ground floor at t...


Davison Theater

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Davison Theater.

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