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Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of small, one-story building with front walk leading to entrance with low steps.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: View of the spiral staircase inside Richards' Octagon House.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of exterior of the Caswell residence, with a fountain and trees. Home of Chester S. Caswell, 303 Mechants Avenue.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of the Octagon House's spiral stairway.
Description: View of the spiral staircase inside the Octagon House.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Two women sit on a bench in a park. Caption reads "Aunt Lydia with the photographer's wife Mary."
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House, built by John Richards, an early local lawyer.
Description: Group of ladies sitting and standing at an outdoor tea party during "homecoming." There is a large spinning wheel on the lawn behind the group.
Description: View of Hoard's house with snow on the ground.
Description: Elevated view of bear effigy mound outlined in chalk at Lake Koshkonong.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of the Carl Schurz home taken shortly before it was destroyed by fire.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The exterior of the Maple Beach Hotel. The Hotel consists of a three-story building and a connected two-story house.
Description: The Ullrich family standing in a garden in front of their home.
Description: Hattie Braemer, the children's caretaker, stands next to the twins sitting in a wagon. A woman stands on the porch behind them.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: View across field of Newton Avenue. A group of people are posed in the field near trees, and houses are line the avenue on the left and right.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Jefferson, looking north. Crayfish River at left and center, Rock River from upper center to bottom center, joins at left of center; thir...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House.
Description: A view of the southwest road heading into Sullivan.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View looking down South Main street with William D. Hoard's residence and trees.
Description: A brick, one-story country schoolhouse with two entrances, and an outhouse on the left. The schoolyard is fenced.
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