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Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Methodist Episcopal Church, founded in 1851. It claims to be "the oldest Scandinavian Methodist Episcopal church in the world."
Description: View down Main Street, facing east, during Pawnee Bill's Circus Wild West Parade.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Jefferson public High School.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of a tree-lined street. Two large house are visible on the left.
Description: View of Pawnee Bill's Circus Parade.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Artist's conception of ancient village of Aztalan, fortified with high walls surrounding it.
Description: A view down South Street looking east. There is a water tower visible in the background.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: View looking down the Crawfish River with buildings and boaters on its right bank.
Description: This blue line print map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, fair grounds, schools, court house, parks, and the street numbering system. The Crawfi...
Description: A map of Jefferson County, Wisconsin, that identifies named hills, other points of interest, and the Lake Mills moraine system in the county and identifies...
Description: View of Pawnee Bill's Wild West Parade, looking west down Main Street.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: View of the building which housed the first kindergarten in Wisconsin, opened by Mrs. Carl Schurz in 1856.
Date: 1914 after
Description: A view of the facade and side of St. Mark's Parish School. A dirt lot is next to the building.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: An aerial view of Lake Mills.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Chapel at Willerup Camp on Lake Ripley. The camp was named for the Danish immigrant minister, Christian B. Willerup, who established the "oldest Methodist...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Interior view of the parlor of Richards' Octagon House.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the Michael Wickhem residence.
Description: View of the octagon house. The caption below the photograph reads, "This house, built in 1849, is on Jefferson county trunk M, near Fort Atkinson. Its out...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Hoard's hotel with people stading on the front porch.
Description: An ink on paper, hand drawn map of Jefferson County, Wisconsin, that identifies named hills, other points of interest, and the Lake Mills moraine system in...
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