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Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1909 

Description: View down Main Street. On the right is a general store, and Livery/Hardware building with horse-drawn carts parked in the street in front. A group of men a...

Photograph

Depot and Yards

Date:  date unknown

Description: View towards depot of a train pulling up to the platform. A group of men are on the far left behind the depot. Metal parts, firewood and wooden crates are...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ruins of an old furnace. There is a pile of stones and the remains of a wheel. In the background is a hill with trees.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Brewery employees, many of them from the Schumacher family, pose with barrels outside the brewery.

Photograph

Potosi Brewery

Date: 1902 after

Description: Exterior view of the bottling works of the Potosi Brewery built in 1902. A group of men stand near the front entrance.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1906 

Description: View down street of buildings.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of men and boys pictured with horses outside a barn. The stables served the Potosi Brewing Company. On the far left a man is seated in a car...

Map or Atlas

Potosi Sanborn Map

Date: 1912 

Description: Sanborn insurance map of the main street in Potosi, Wisconsin, with an inset for the Potosi Brewery.

Photograph

Cemetery

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a cemetery with stone grave markers among pine trees. A barbed wire fence surrounds the perimeter. Wooden steps go over the fence next to the gat...

Photograph

Brewery at Potosi

Date: 1935 

Description: Exterior view of the brewery in Potosi with cars parked along the street.

Photograph

Lover's Lane

Date: 1918 

Description: A tree-lined road the locals know as Lover's Lane.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1906 

Description: View down street of buildings.

Date:  

Description: Informal picture taken in a bar in Potosi, at which are standing five cousins who operated the Potosi Brewery. They are left to right: Adolph Schumacher,...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1918 

Description: View down street of the central business district. A large brick building on the left with awnings includes a furniture store. Automobiles are parked at an...

Photograph

Vine-Covered House

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Vine-covered home in the Potosi area.

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.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Brewery wagons loaded with beer barrels in foreground of the Potosi Brewery.

Date: 1845-06 

Description: This map is pen-and-ink on paper and shows the numbers, dimensions, and acreages of lots, as well as survey monuments and streets. Also included is a cert...

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...

Photograph

Business Block

Date: 1912 

Description: View from street towards a row of brick buildings. On the left corner is a building with a sign on the roof that says "W. Welsh." The entrance has a balcon...

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