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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Milwaukee Street.
Date: date unknown
Description: Home on the corner of Milwaukee and Durand Streets.
Description: Judge Chester R. Christensen, Rock County Judge, speaking at the dedication ceremony of the Jefferson Prairie Settlement historical marker. Seated behind h...
Description: Natesta farmhouse and cabin site in Clinton.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View down Main Street with horse-drawn wagons parked at the side of the dirt road.
Description: Natesta cabin site in Clinton.
Description: Five large cylindrical tanks. Trees and an industrial metal building are in the background.
Description: Burial site of Gjermund Hansen (1786-1840), said to be the first Norwegian immigrant buried in Wisconsin.
Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Captain John M. Hoyt, Company K, 7th Wisconsin Infantry.
Description: The K. Doxstad family is posed in their yard around a table covered with heavy books. A baby carriage is on the left and an older woman with her knitting i...
Date: 1983 ca.
Description: Highway X, East of Clinton, near the Wisconsin border, on the way to the farm.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: This is identified as the Jacob Larsen farm, but pictured are Ole Ashburn and his second wife seated in the yard with a table between them. The frame house...
Description: In the foreground, Erik Jensen, a minister with his hat in hand, shakes K. Doxstad's hand. Nearby a toddler pulls his own baby carriage. Two carriages, a b...
Description: Great grandchildren of Ole Knutson Nattestad, the first Norwegian settler in Wisconsin, Sonja Kay and John Carlton, standing with their parents, Mr. and Mr...
Description: Henry Anderson runs a switchboard on his 90th birthday, with his smoking paraphernalia and a photograph of him at the switchboard on a table nearby.
Description: Newhouse home.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Clinton.
Description: Twenty-one children are seated on wooden benches and the ground in front of a square frame house with a hip roof and cupola. The Reverend Erik Jensen (1841...
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