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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: date unknown
Description: Photograph of a drawing of Joseph Gillett (father of Sherwin).
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: 1918 ca.
Description: Members of the Richard Lloyd Jones family and their dog on a pier behind the building overlooking a pond at the Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fi...
Description: Frank Lloyd Wright's 1929 L29 Cord Phaeton automobile and an overturned Choles Floral Company delivery truck, driven by Frost Choles, at an accident scene...
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...
Description: The Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Road), with a gazebo in the foreground.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Winter scene of Fitchburg depot with train at platform, and a group of men and women waiting outdoors.
Description: View of a small wooden dwelling with snow in the yard.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the extended Gillett family taken at the home of Sherwin's brother, Rufus.
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: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Lutheran Church during the winter.
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...
Description: Business section of Fitchburg. Building and trees to the right with men and cars out front.
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: Lappley Feed Mill and lumberyard.
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...
Description: Winter view of exterior of Lappley Bros. Lumberyard and Feed Mill.
Description: The main building at the Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd.), of the Wisconsin Conservation Department.
Description: Champion San's Tanager, "Jerry," of Wolterswoods Kennels, owned by Mrs. Joseph T. Wolters. He was reputed to be one of the best red Cockers in the United S...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The Wisconsin State Fish Hatchery (aka Nevin Fish Hatchery, 3911 Fish Hatchery Rd.), Fitchburg.
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