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Date: 1856 

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.

Photograph

Columbus Library

Date:  

Description: Interior view of the Columbus Library looking toward children's room. In the foreground is a reading table, and librarian's desk. There are also bookshelve...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: First National Bank, founded in 1861.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Lawn, trees and blooming flowers in front of St. Mary's Hospital.

Photograph

Merry Go Round

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...

Date: 1945-07-13 

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...

Date: 1926 

Description: Pavilion, judge's stand, and other small structures at Firemans City Park.

Date: 1949 

Description: Architectural details of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, designed by Louis H. Sullivan.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Residence district of James Street. The view is of a wide street with houses on both sides.

Date: 1868 

Description: This 1868 birds-eye view depicts the buildings, streets, railroad, vegetation and topography of Columbus, Wisconsin. The high school, cemetery, railroad de...

Date: 1945-07-13 

Description: Two German prisoners of war, at a prisoner of war camp, cutting rye bread. The food preparation area includes large quantities of bread on another table co...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1926 

Description: View down the brick street in a busy commercial area. Cars are parked on either side of the road.

Date: 1945-07-13 

Description: A work shift of German prisoners at a prisoner of war camp marching to trucks to be conveyed to work at a local cannery.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Flour mills and dam.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Railroad station.

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Residential Yard

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.

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Fox House

Date: 1925 

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...

Postcard

James Street

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: James Street looking with horse-drawn wagons.

Postcard

Public School

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Public school building.

Date: 1944-03-06 

Description: Columbus Foods Corporation received an "A" for achievement award flag for food production and canning. Taking part in the ceremony, left to right are: J.L...

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