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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...

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...

Photograph

Potosi Brewery

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Potosi Brewery. Men can be seen standing in front of the building, and driving horse-drawn vehicles.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: View down street of the central business district. There is a furniture store on the left, a general store and service garage on the right and a drugstore...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men standing outside the Potosi Brewing Company bottling house. Next to the brick building is a barn that served as the brewery's stables.

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:  

Description: Students with their teacher pose on the grounds in front of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse and shed.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An exterior view of the old brewery at Potosi. A man is walking down the street toward the building.

Photograph

Lover's Lane

Date: 1918 

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

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

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

Potosi Barrels

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Seven beer barrels stacked in front of a truck, outside the Potosi Brewery.

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...

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: A group of Potosi Brewery employees inside the brewery.

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...

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

Potosi Panorama

Date:  date unknown

Description: Panoramic view showing, on the left, the bottling plant and the stables, and on the right, the Potosi Brewery itself. Groups of men are standing on the sid...

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

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...

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