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Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view showing unidentified mining operations.

Date: 1927 

Description: Old Soldiers' Reunion on the public square.

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Straw Lead Furnace

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: A straw lead furnace, an open hearth furnace where lead sulphite (Galena) was roasted. Located on the Rountree brach of the Little Platte River, Richard St...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Ferrotype of a studio portrait of Blacksmith Wanamaker and an unidentified man standing on either side of an anvil. The man on the left is holding a horses...

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Tufa Falls

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Tufa Falls.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view of the Mitchell-Rountree house, built in 1837.

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Description: Letterhead of the Industrial Arts Division, Wisconsin State College-Platteville, with a view of the front of the division building and a cloud-filled sky,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the State Teachers College.

Date: 1951-09-15 

Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy greets admirers at a Dairy Day event in Platteville.

Date: 1944-07-02 

Description: Coon dogs starting race with handlers and spectators in background.

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Description: An engraving based on a drawing by Alexander Simplot of the Platteville Brewery (spelled Plattville). It is an elevated perspective showing the main buildi...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye map of Platteville.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Galena (lead sulfide) was melted at this open hearth furnace owned by Richard Straw and Company on the Roundtree Branch of the Little Platte River. The men...

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Home of E. France

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Description: Home of E. France & Son. The buildings from left to right are: Warehouse No. 2 (partially blocked by 20 foot tall spruce hedge), Warehouse No. 3, 160 colon...

Date: 1949-02-17 

Description: One of five aerial views of Platteville and surrounding countryside covered in snow.

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Hadley Mill

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Hadley Mill on the Little Platte River, seven miles southwest of Platteville in the Town of Paris.

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Description: Small rural clapboard schoolhouse with class posing at entrance. There is a dog sitting on the right side of the building, and cows are in a field in the b...

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: The Mitchell-Rountree house. This is a view from the southeast of the side of the home.

Map or Atlas

Platteville, Wisconsin

Date: 1969 

Description: This street map was given out by Mound City Bank and features a legend of points of interest and a street index. Streets are labeled as is the Roundtree Br...

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