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Description: View from audience of William Jennings Bryan, as Democratic nominee for election to the presidency, addressing a crowd, estimated at 15,000 people, at a st...
Description: This 1868 birds-eye view depicts the buildings, streets, railroad, vegetation and topography of Columbus, Wisconsin. The high school, cemetery, railroad de...
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: This map shows plat of town, local streets, railroads, projected railroads, residential buildings, mills, and part of the Crawfish River. The map includes...
Description: Exterior view of the newly built South Hall of the Wisconsin Academy at Columbus Wisconsin. The Academy is a high school co-ed boarding school, formerly k...
Description: View down the brick street in a busy commercial area. Cars are parked on either side of the road.
Description: Capt. Huldreich M. Stienecker, Michigan, inspecting a load of peas at a cannery where German prisoners of war are working. Steinecker is in charge of the p...
Description: Workers in trial fields of the Leonard Seed Company, with the processing plant in the background.
Description: The brick, Italianate style Fox House hotel in Columbus. There are brackets under the overhang and a large belvidere. A sign on the building advertises Coc...
Date: 1962-05-05 ca.
Description: A residential yard with ornamental tree trimming. Several fenced-in gardens are visible as well. Houses are in the background.
Description: German prisoners of war line up for inspection outside their barracks before going to work at a local cannery.
Description: German prisoner of war pitching pea vines into a viner at a cannery.
Description: Interior view of the Columbus Library. There are reading tables and chairs, and bookshelves line the walls. A large window with a potted plant is in the ce...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: A man wearing a hat pushes a rig similar to a horse mill to give four children a ride on a merry go round in the Columbus Park. The children are seated on...
Description: This map is ink and pencil on paper and shows plat of the town, local streets, and blocks and lots by number. The map includes explanatory text.
Description: Pavilion, judge's stand, and other small structures at Firemans City Park.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: First National Bank, founded in 1861.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Flour mills and dam.
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: Facade of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, a Louis H. Sullivan building.
Description: Three German prisoners of war are scrub their clothes on the cement floor of their barracks at a prisoner of war camp. The prisoners are engaged in agricul...
Description: James Street looking with horse-drawn wagons.
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