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Description: Two men, one wearing overalls and one wearing suspenders, stand on top of a mound of giant potatoes. A large cart drawn by two horses carries the potatoes...
Description: An older man is riding a sheep on a dirt road. He has a small barrel, some sausage links, and a loaf of bread. The object in his right hand appears to be a...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: View of a church and neighboring dwellings. A field is in the foreground.
Description: Two police officers holding rifles escort two prisoners into a paddywagon. Lining the road is a long, perspective view of an outdoor prison. Red text impri...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Front view of the Y.M.C.A. building.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: View of an automobile driving down a road bordering a pond on the left. On the right is fencing and a wooden gate and a hill.
Description: A group of men on a lakeshore grapple with a giant pike. Two men pull on a rope hooked to the pike while two more stand ready with harpoon-like sticks. Ano...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Interior view of the cashier stations and light fixtures of the State Bank.
Description: View of Main Street when it was still a dirt road.
Description: View of the public square, looking south.
Description: View of Watson Street, lined on either side with homes and trees.
Description: A group of male laborers load a giant cabbage up a ramp and onto a train car. The side of the train says "Wisconsin and Michigan." A pile of other giant ca...
Description: Two men are hunting with rifles in the Wisconsin woods. It is winter; there is snow on the ground. Instead of shooting a deer, one hunter shoots a giant...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Chicago and North Western railroad station.
Description: View of a dirt road with storefronts, and a men with horses and horse-drawn tools.
Description: View of St. Mary's Spring Sanitarium, a rest resort with hot springs. In the 1920's, the sanitarium is listed in directories as St. Mary's Spring Academy f...
Description: Exterior view of a post office.
Description: Bishop Grafton's residence.
Description: Photographic postcard of a man and a woman pushing their automobile through the mud because the wheels are caught in large ruts. Their feet have sunk to th...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View of Main Street at night. A car is parked toward the center of the image with its headlights on. The theatre is visible across the street.
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