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Description: Clarence Zimbrich of Sun Prairie stands in the middle of a dirt road with his arms raised. He is a feed mill operator and vice-president of the Sun Prairie...
Description: Marian Dolan of the Maple Knoll 4-H Club north of Sun Prairie, 1931 National 4-H champion, drives an International tractor.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior view of a seminary.
Description: Interior view of the kitchen of the Ernie Terhill house in Sun Prairie at 560 Kelly Street. The kitchen contains cabinets, an electric stove, and a work s...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the school of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Mary.
Description: Propelled by good roads and lower property taxes, many Wisconsin towns became "commuter suburbs" to their larger neighbors during the 1950s and 1960s. Whi...
Description: William F. Renk pointing to his son Robert Renk (sitting on John Deere tractor with Firestone Tires)and Walter Renk, leaning on the tractor. Another son,...
Description: View from road of the German Methodist Episcopal Church. The double doorway has an arched window above it, and another circular window with a decorative fr...
Description: First grade student Frank Eschler has his hearing tested by Sun Prairie Health Council chairman Mrs. Marshall Thorpe. Looking on is student Kathleen Wacket...
Date: 1907 date unknown
Description: Exterior rear view of the first public school building on the hill.
Description: Aerial view of Sun Prairie, including the central business district, residences, and the surrounding countryside stretching to the horizon.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view down Main Street with horses and wagons tied at hitching posts.
Description: Aerial view of the town and the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific railroad bridge.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Renk farmhouse.
Description: Color plat map of Sun Prairie.
Description: Wedding party at the alter of Sacred Hearts Catholic Church. Party includes bride Marian Thekla Hebl, groom James Daniel Tormey, Priest George Haeusler, b...
Description: Tableau of students dressed in costume depicting Nicolet coming to Wisconsin, sponsored by members of the Twentieth Century club and the Parent Teachers As...
Description: Exterior view of a First Congregational Church.
Description: Harley Moore of Madison sits behind the steering wheel in his Technical Machine Service auto racer. Moore will race his car in the midget auto races held a...
Description: Rachel Grimm, retired school teacher, enters the annual state-wide rural art exhibit held annually in cooperation with the Farm and Home Week program spons...
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