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Date: 1881 ca.
Description: Interior view of lobby area with several people sitting in chairs. Manuscript notations on the mount makes much of the fact that it was photographed at ni...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A family of thirteen is grouped around a table upon which are many books. A fern leaf is displayed spread out on the white dress of a young woman at the ri...
Description: Several wagon loads of lumber stand in the yard of a planing mill.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Greek Revival house with upright and wing configuration in rural setting.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Group portrait of workers, a young boy and a dog outside the Schmidt and Glade Brewery posing with tools and barrels.
Description: The third Wisconsin State Capitol as seen from unpaved West Washington Avenue, with the West Wing to the left and the South Wing to the right. The church s...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: People stand on a sidewalk and porch in front of a frame store. Farm machinery is on the side of the store.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a Baptist church.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Knut Knudesen family in yard of large brick house with shuttered windows, stone foundation and trellis at porch.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Exterior of Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, showing telephone wires.
Description: A couple is posed with a baby in its buggy in the garden of a frame house with a parapet roof and small octagonal gazebo-like brick structure on its left s...
Description: View down the main street.
Description: View of Stone Church, built by Rev. A.L. Lindsley.
Description: Wind powered stone grist mill. Two men stand on a wood balcony near the open doorway of the windmill.
Description: View of a two-story brick house set close to the street, possibly located in Decorah, Iowa. People stand in front of the house and behind a picket fence.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elevated view from the top of the Pabst Building down East Wisconsin Avenue all the way to Milwaukee Bay and out to the horizon of Lake Michigan. One of th...
Date: 1899-06-12 after
Description: Elevated view over water, perhaps Hatfield Lake, of damage to houses and property caused by a tornado. Groups of people are scattered throughout the town.
Date: 1866 before
Description: Stereograph. This building, which was destroyed by fire in 1866, was located in the commercial district known as Market Square. The Square was actually a t...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of buildings and street traffic.
Description: A large, white brick building is in the middle center, surrounded by trees. A smaller white building is in the right background. In front of the building...
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