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Photograph

Aunt Nellie

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Group portrait, with Stuart, center, and Frank B. Fargo Jr. posing with their "Aunt Nellie," Helen Farnsworth Mears. The boys are wearing jackets and neckt...

Photograph

Aunt Nellie

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Group portrait of Helen Farnsworth Mears posing with her nephews Stuart Fargo, center, and Frank Fargo Jr. They are reading a book together. Mears is weari...

Photograph

Disking

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Stuart Fargo sitting on a disk pulled by a team of four horses on the F.B. Fargo farm.

Photograph

Mother's Room

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A highboy dresser, left, and its lowboy counterpart flank the large bay window in Louise Mears Fargo's bedroom. There is an electic wall sconce on either s...

Photograph

Frank B. Fargo

Date: 1914-12 

Description: A seated head and shoulders studio portrait of Lake Mills businessman Frank B. Fargo at age 68. He is wearing a suit with vest and necktie with stickpin. T...

Photograph

Garage

Date: 1917-08 

Description: Vines grow on the walls of a small wood frame building with double doors on the gable end. A sloped concrete slab leads to the doors. A handwritten caption...

Date: 1913 

Description: Winter scene of couple in horse-drawn sleigh on residential street.

Photograph

Storm Damage

Date: 1914-05 

Description: A large section of roof is on the ground in the foreground, sections of timber framing have collapsed, and exposed framing on a standing section of a build...

Date:  date unknown

Description: River scene with views of the tree-lined shores.

Photograph

Meat Market

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A customer waits while butchers stand behind the counter of a butcher shop, surrounded by meat hanging from the ceiling.

Date: 1900-03-18 

Description: Portrait of Jennie and Edgar Krueger at 11 months, 17 days. Edgar, wearing his father's baby clothes, wears the same waist his father wore when he was two...

Photograph

Storm Damage

Date: 1914-05 

Description: Boards are scattered on the ground after a "cyclone" on the Frank B. Fargo farm. There is a large section of roof on the ground. In the background is a sec...

Date: 1901-02-10 

Description: Indoor group portrait of several neighbors who gathered together for a party at the Reibe House. Sarah Krueger is third from the right in the back row. Her...

Date: 1912 

Description: Elevated view of the river with trees on the left. On the right, two young boys are fishing from a rowboat in the river near a landing at the back of a thr...

Photograph

Harlow Hebbe

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Harlow Hebbe, 10, a student at Northey School, poses on a pony in front of bushes at the side of a building. On the reverse of the photograph is written "M...

Date: 1907-08-24 

Description: August, Tina, Sarah, Jennie, Edgar and Alex Krueger posing outdoors in a field. Alex took this photograph remotely with a string tied to the shutter of the...

Postcard

Resident Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Resident Street. The street is unpaved and a sidewalk can be seen on the left side. Homes are visible through the trees.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Members of the United Packinghouse Workers of America employed at the Jones company in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, celebrate after an election victory.

Historical Object

Stuart Mears Fargo

Date: 1898-03-08 

Description: An album page featuring five circular portraits of Stuart Fargo. At center is a head and (bare) shoulders portrait of him at age eight months. At the four...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A family dressed in formal clothing seated around a Christmas tree in the living room.

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