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Description: Panoramic group portrait of female and male students attending summer school at the Platteville State Normal School. Inscription at the bottom reads, "Prof...
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...
Description: Announcement from the Educational Department of the Big Badger Fair, held September 3-6, 1912 in Platteville.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A view of the Mitchell-Rountree house, built in 1837.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: The Mitchell-Rountree house. This is a view from the southeast of the side of the home.
Description: Coon dogs starting race with handlers and spectators in background.
Description: One of five aerial views of Platteville and surrounding countryside covered in snow.
Description: Exhibit featuring pressed flowers, maps, drawings, and written compositions.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Platteville.
Description: Gothic roofed barn with river scene painted on its roof by Frank Engebretson.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A view of the State Mining School. This maple tree was planted in 1869 by, Professor Charles H. Allen, Professor Duncan McGregor, and Melvin Grigsby.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: A view of the First Methodist Church.
Description: Quonset hut at Len's Feed and Fuel, North Third Street at East Furnace Street.
Description: A view of the city park with gazebo.
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: A view looking down Main Street.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: A view of Main Street, looking east.
Description: The Mitchell-Rountree house, bulit in 1837 by Samuel Mitchell of Virginia whose daughter, Mary Grace Mitchell, was married to John H. Rountree, the founder...
Description: View looking east down Main Street at the intersection with Court Street. Coyle's Drugstore can be seen on the right.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: This street map was likely given out by Mound City Bank and features a legend of points of interest and a street index. Streets are labeled as is the Round...
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