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Photograph

Tyler House

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: A reproduction of an early print of a long, two story wooden building with a front porch identified as the Tyler House. A man drives a horse-drawn wagon in...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye map of Platteville.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of N.E. France of Platteville, Wisconsin, the general manager and treasurer of the National Bee-Keepers Association, in the form of a label for...

Photograph

Lead mine interior

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View inside a lead mine showing six miners with a car on a track.

Date: 1829 

Description: Wash drawing of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Hollman, who were early settlers in Platteville, Wisconsin.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view showing unidentified mining operations.

Photograph

Empire Mine

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Empire zinc and lead mine. Very litle lead is now produced.

Photograph

Miners at Diner

Date:  

Description: Zinc miners at tables in the dining hall near.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Miner inside a zinc mine.

Photograph

State Normal School

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the State Normal School, founded in 1866.

Date:  

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: 1913 

Description: Exhibit featuring pressed flowers, maps, drawings, and written compositions.

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...

Postcard

City Hall

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view of City Hall, erected in 1883.

Date:  

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: 1957 ca.

Description: Wisconsin State College (later renamed the University of Wisconsin-Platteville). Student Union in final stages of construction with Wisconsin State College...

Photograph

City Park

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A view of the city park with gazebo.

Date: 1949-06 

Description: Gophering, or prospecting for lead using a Windlass at Maplewood Farm.

Date: 1913 

Description: Exhibit featuring maps, drawings, photographs, and compositions.

Photograph

Blockhouse Mine

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Blockhouse lead mine with cows grazing.

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