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Picnic Dinner

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Description: Children and adults seated at a large make-shift picnic table in a field near a tree. In the background on the left is a carriage, and on the right a horse...

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Description: View up hill of clapboard school building with stone foundation. The teacher and students are posed along the railing of the porch. In the background is a...

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Rock School

Date:  date unknown

Description: The two-story stone schoolhouse. A flagpole hangs over the entrance.

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Prize Draft Horse

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The horse, with a man holding him by a lead, is standing in a meadow with chickens and a fence in the background.

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Forest Floor

Date: 1961-08-20 ca.

Description: View of the ground cover and surrounding trees of the Wisconsin River bottom land swamp area.

Date: 1912 

Description: Announcement from the Educational Department of the Big Badger Fair, held September 3-6, 1912 in Platteville.

Date: 1909 

Description: View across fairground racetrack, with judging stands and large barn in the background.

Date: 1864 ca.

Description: A view of the Trinity Episcopal Church, built in 1864.

Date: 1961-08-20 ca.

Description: A weathered sign is posted on a fence near the edge of a cornfield. There is a patch of milkweed in front of the fence.

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Church in Winter

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Winter scene with a church, Cassville, Wisconsin. The evergreens and yard are snow-covered. The sidewalk has been shoveled.

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Schoolroom Interior

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Description: Interior of rural schoolroom. A teacher at the back of the room appears to be helping as students of all ages sit working at their desks. A large U.S. Flag...

Date: 1925 

Description: View across field towards large mounds of raw material at National Zinc Separating Company plant. Industrial buildings are in the background.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of three boats on a shoreline with the covered bridge near Boscobel spanning the Wisconsin River in the distance. The text in the lower left corner re...

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Description: View down hill of a teacher standing in an open doorway, with students standing and sitting on the wooden landing of a clapboard one-room school building....

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across field of stone school building with outhouse and a wood pile. In the background is a church with a belfry. A road is along the right leading up...

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After the Storm

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view along the Mississippi River shoreline after a storm. The water is high and there are damaged boats and debris scattered around. Men stand along the...

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Rundolph Mill & Dam

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: View of the Rundolph Mill and dam near Muscoda. A man stands near the far side of the bridge on the left. The banks of the river are rocky cliffs, and a st...

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Straw Lead Furnace

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: A straw lead furnace, an open hearth furnace where lead sulphite (Galena) was roasted. Located on the Rountree brach of the Little Platte River, Richard St...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A river navigation light on the Mississippi River. People were paid to keep them lit so the steam boats could operate at night. Bearded man sitting at bas...

Date: 1913 

Description: Exhibit featuring pressed flowers, maps, drawings, and written compositions.

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