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Description: Men and women stand outside the Laurel House as horse-drawn carriages drive past the building along a dirt road. The structure was built in 1852 by Peter...
Description: Engraved view of the home of Francis Dillon. A woman rides on the road in front of the home in a horse-drawn carriage. A woman stands on the porch of the h...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A horse-drawn carriage drives past the Lakewood Hotel. The hotel opened in 1891 and the building features a central pavilion with two flanking buildings t...
Date: 1930 before
Description: Holiday postcard of Santa Claus loading his sleigh. A single white horse is hitched to the sleigh and is eating out of a nosebag. There is a gold bell on t...
Description: Composite of views from the University of Missouri Farmer's Fair.
Description: View of wagons and carriages lined up on a road on Concordia Island for a picnic.
Description: Dr. Edward Ashael Birge reading a sun machine inside a car. In 1875 Dr. Birge first came to teach natural history at the University of Wisconsin, and remai...
Description: A man is driving an International Scout "limited edition" Aristocrat up a rocky hill. The spare tire is mounted on the back.
Description: Greg and Kathy Keup live at W992 Hocheim Road. In 2000 they discontinued farming. They both have "Harley" motorcycles and plan a trip to Sturgis, South Dak...
Description: Bridge over river with railroad train. "Apollo No. 1" steamboat under bridge. Boats are along the shoreline.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of the Montello granite quarry grounds shows piles of granite paving blocks. In the background, a team of horses pulls a wagon under an elevated narro...
Description: A group of convict laborers wear striped jumpsuits as they work to construct a road. Railroad tracks run through the foreground and people stand near homes...
Description: "This beautiful stretch of road once skirted the Rock River but was replaced later by County Y."
Description: Group portrait of four women, one man, and one infant outdoors in front of a brick wall covered in vines. The man is posed standing on the far left next to...
Description: Large crowd gathered at a sale on the farm of Bert Dunbar. Harrows and other farm implements are on the snow-covered ground. Several automobiles are in the...
Description: Etching depicting the burning of Washington, D.C. by the British during the War of 1812. In the foreground are a number of soldiers moving toward the Capit...
Description: Path along Lake Michigan beach. People are walking along the shoreline. A small group is on the top of a small hill among grass, trees and bushes. Pilings...
Description: From left to right are Lewis, Nellie and Bernard Arms posing behind a convertible on Old Lake Road, with Bernard and Nellie's house in the background.
Description: Five men compete in a foot race along a dirt road. Buildings are visible in the background.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Kickapoo & Northern Railway locomotive and cars seen here after being derailed due to flooding on the Kickapoo River.
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