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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway depot with several figures standing outside around it.
Description: Elevated view of a public square filled with multiple horse-drawn carriages.
Description: An elderly, bearded man hauls a giant onion using a dolly. The man is wearing a black hat and white work gloves. The background shows the side of a barn....
Description: Front view of the Y.M.C.A. building.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of St. Paul Cathedral and Grafton Hall from a nearby bridge.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: View of Main Street looking toward the Hotel Englebright.
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: View of the public square, looking south.
Description: Chicago and North Western railroad station.
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: date unknown
Description: View of Main Street with a cable car and pedestrians. Cable car tracks run down the street, and multiple buildings line it.
Description: View of Main Street when it was still a dirt road.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Anderson's store with horse and carriage.
Description: Aerial view of the Wisconsin State Prison.
Description: Three smiling children wearing white sitting atop a gigantic, dark squash. Text in top left corner reads, "Beaver Dam, Wis." Fence lines back of squash. Ti...
Description: An exterior view of the Waupun State Prison.
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...
Description: Exterior of the Hotel Retlaw, with cars on the street and pedestrians on the side walk.
Description: Exterior view of a post office.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the Wisconsin State Prison front yard.
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