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Date: 1949-02-17 

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

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...

Date: 1949-02-17 

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

Map or Atlas

Platteville, Wisconsin

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...

Photograph

Zinc Mining

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Two men work in a zinc mine near Platteville, Wisconsin.

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...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view showing unidentified mining operations.

Date:  

Description: Copy of an artist's rendering of an exterior view of the Platteville Public Library. The library was funded with a $12,500 donation from Andrew Carnegie. B...

Photograph

Lead Mine Interior

Date: 1930 ca.

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

Photograph

City Park

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A view of the city park with gazebo.

Date: 1900 after

Description: This photocopy map show labeled streets and plats.

Date: 1944-07-02 

Description: Coon dogs treeing a raccoon with handler and spectators observing. Sign on spectators' fence says: "Elect Taylor G. Brown, Republican Candidate for Lieuten...

Date: 1951-09-15 

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

Date: 1909 

Description: View across fairground racetrack, with judging stands and large barn in the background.

Date: 1944-07-02 

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

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Miner inside a zinc mine.

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: This photostat map shows plats, streets, and the public square. The bottom margin of the maps includes registration and certifications.

Date: 1913 

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

Date: 1951-09-15 

Description: At a Wisconsin Dairy Day event, the photographer turned the camera from the speaker, Senator Joseph R. McCarthy, to the large audience gathered to listen t...

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