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Description: This 1868 birds-eye view depicts the buildings, streets, railroad, vegetation and topography of Columbus, Wisconsin. The high school, cemetery, railroad de...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Another view of Ludington Street.
Description: Flour mills and dam.
Description: Lawn, trees and blooming flowers in front of St. Mary's Hospital.
Description: Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, designed by Louis H. Sullivan.
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: 1908 ca.
Description: Railroad station.
Description: City Hall, and some nearby buildings. Two horse-drawn wagons are visible, along with a horse and riders. There are pedestrians in front of City Hall, inc...
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...
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: A group of people, possibly faculty and students, stand in front of the newly built South Hall of the Wisconsin Academy. The academy was formerly known as...
Description: Architectural details of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, designed by Louis Sullivan.
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: 1954 ca.
Description: Facade of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, a Louis H. Sullivan building.
Description: Architectural details of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, designed by Louis H. Sullivan.
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...
Date: 1907 ca.
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...
Description: Clock tower.
Date: 1962-05-05 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a storage building with warped metal siding.
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