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Photograph

Columbus City Hall

Date:  

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...

Date: 1945-07-13 

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...

Date: 1947 

Description: Clock tower.

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: 1910 ca.

Description: City Hall.

Photograph

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

Public School

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Public school building.

Photograph

Farm near Columbus

Date: 1945-04-27 

Description: Wisconsin Conference of Seventh Day Adventists farm on Duborg Road off of Highway 16 west of Columbus, Wisconsin. A farmer holds two horses next to a fence...

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...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Front view of St. Mary's hospital.

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: 1926 

Description: Dry milk plant with a very tall smokestack. Some trucks are visible on the left.

Date: 1945-07-13 

Description: German prisoner of war pitching pea vines into a viner at a cannery.

Date: 1945-07-13 

Description: German prisoner of war camp with tents and fencing surrounding the area. Several people are on the grounds. Prisoners are working in the local cannery.

Date: 1944-02-06 

Description: L.C. Richards, assistant factory superintendent of the Columbus Foods Corporation, receives the first "A" Achievement award pin from Donald E. Smith, deput...

Date: 1949 

Description: Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, designed by Louis H. Sullivan.

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Facade of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, a Louis H. Sullivan building.

Photograph

Columbus Library

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Description: Exterior view of the Columbus Library. Reverse of mounting reads: "1912, Carnegie bldg. $ Cost 10,000 - Claude + Starck, Madison, arch." Brick and Stucco c...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Railroad station.

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