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Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down dirt road towards the Lappley Bros. Lumber Yard. There are houses on the right and in the far background. There are horses and carriages parked a...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd.), Fitchburg.

Date: 1938 

Description: The main building at the Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd.), of the Wisconsin Conservation Department.

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Kapec Apple Orchard

Date: 1957-08-09 

Description: View of the Martin P. Kapec apple orchard along Verona Road in Fitchburg.

Date: 1923 

Description: Business section of Fitchburg. Building and trees to the right with men and cars out front.

Date: 1949-11-28 

Description: County Traffic officers, E. W. Kelzenberg and Emil Schmale, and Evan Chambers of the state crime laboratory look at the death scene of Bernice Johnson. Th...

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: A landscape view of the Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd) grounds. A large reservoir is visible with a small o...

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd). There is a frame board and batten building, and an open-frame gazebo-like...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Seated from left to right; Martha, Rufus and Emma. Standing from left to right; Martha, Harris and Myron. The 1870 US Census has the family configuration a...

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Fitchburg Depot

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Railway depot and railyard.

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Sherwin Gillett

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Three-quarter length portrait of Sherwin Gillett. The frame has the S. Gillett imprint, but the photograph is from years before he started his own photogra...

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: View of the superintendent's residence at the Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd.), a frame house on a stone fou...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photograph of a drawing of Joseph Gillett (father of Sherwin).

Date: 1949-11-28 

Description: County officers and state crime lab officials search for clues in the pasture near Fitch Hatchery road, where Bernice Johnston was beaten and abandoned. Th...

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Airplane Wreck

Date: 1947-02-21 

Description: After hooking a wing into a huge tree, an airplane piloted by Carl Anderson crashed onto a town road in Fitchburg near the Sam McGaw farm. The impact tore...

Date: 1919 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the extended Gillett family taken at the home of Sherwin's brother, Rufus.

Date: 1947-01-18 

Description: The Fitchburg Farm Bureau council, meeting at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Blaney, Route 3, presenting a check to the American Cancer society field army, an...

Date: 1947-12-30 

Description: Two cream colored Cocker Spaniels standing on a cage. They were owned by Mrs. Joseph T. Wolters of Wolterswoods Kennels, Dane County.

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Airplane Wreck

Date: 1947-02-21 

Description: Allen Kielhold (left) and Sam McGaw are shown standing beside the wreckage of the two-seater plane from which they pulled Carl Anderson after he crashed th...

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: A pond at the Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd.) with a sign reading "Brook Trout 3 and 4 years old." Funds fo...

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