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Description: "Stairway to a Champ" float in a parade. The float includes the five cars raced by Van Steiner of Argyle along with his helmets and trophies.
Van won t...
Description: The racing hill at Derby Downs where the All-American Soap Box Derby championship is held each year.
Taken from the Topside area by the parents (Mr. &...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Exterior of Lutheran church and the cemetery of a German or Norwegian settlement near the intersection of Highway 16 and County Highway O.
Description: "Welcome Champ" sign for Van Steiner of Argyle, Wisconsin on the main street of Akron. In 1957 Van competed in the All-American Soap Box Derby at Derby Dow...
Description: Intended for tourists, this brochure features two maps with tourists sites along the Mississippi River. One map shows roads and populated places along the...
Description: The foundation stones from the hardwood lumber mill constructed by F. Weyerhaeuser in 1885 on the north shore of Bowker Lake.
Date: 1951 ca.
Description: Porch on the Vilas house, 12 East Gilman Street, which later became the College Women's Club. The house was built in 1860 by Julian (or Julius) Clark, an E...
Description: Lewis Arms, who is wearing his Marine Corps uniform, poses outdoors with his sister Nedra.
Description: View from snowy ground of men working on the roof. In the foreground are stacks of wood on sawhorses.
Description: General Douglas MacArthur rides in an open car during the ticker tape parade in his honor. MacArthur had just returned to the United States, having been re...
Description: Holiday card with a scene of a village in New Mexico. Adobe dwellings with hills, fences, a ladder, trees and a burro can be seen in the background. Six fi...
Description: Lewis Arms poses with a woman (possibly Helen Berry), who is wearing his Marine Corps hat.
Date: 1959 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Westgate Shopping Center under construction.
Description: View of Water Street, looking north. Commercial buildings stand on either side of the street, including Lang's, Jack & Tony Superette, Ace Hardware, and Mi...
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: Uniformed boys' bugle corps passing along a street in a parade. A group of people watch from the sidewalk across the street.
Description: A contestant in Madison's Soap Box Derby in his racer on the starting ramp with crowd in the background. The Derby was held on East Washington Avenue leadi...
Description: Slightly elevated view of trusses on supports on the ground near the partially constructed Unitarian Meeting House.
Description: Building used as a lodging house for the First Territorial Legislature held in Belmont in 1836.
West end and south side.
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Nelson Dewey State Park (Cassville vicinity). Bridge construction near the park office which was built in the 1850s as a chicken house. The park was establ...
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