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Date: date unknown
Description: A bird's-eye view of a farmland property with barns and farmhouse.
Description: Front view of two men wearing hats standing atop a wagon piled with hay that is being pulled across a partially cut hay field by two horses.
Description: A passenger train stopped at the depot. Three men are standing on the left, one of them pushing a cart. A row of milk cans is along the side of the depot b...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Nelson Dewey farm, showing the house built on the site after Dewey's death. The original house built by Dewey burned in 1873.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of three boats on a shoreline with the covered bridge near Boscobel spanning the Wisconsin River in the distance. The text in the lower left corner re...
Description: Group portrait of children posed on flatbed truck decorated with streamers as a float for Cheese Day. A sign reads: "Cheese is King," and a boy dressed as...
Description: View along road of a general store and filling station. Cars are parked along the curb. In the background is a hill with trees.
Description: A bird's eye view overlooking the Mississippi River, sand bars, the railroad bridge, surrounding forests and wetlands.
Description: Two cows graze under a bridge.
Description: View from road of a clapboard one-room school building with white trimming and a cream-colored chimney. There is a bell tower with a weather vane on top. A...
Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin River. There is a bridge across the river.
Description: View down platform and two sets of railroad tracks towards depot. One man stands on the platform in the foreground. Two people are further down the tracks...
Description: Store at 1897 Canal Street, with an old car on the lower right. The car is parked in front of a "no parking" sign.
Description: Elevated view of men working on the railroad near a farm field.
Description: Elevated view of Stock Days. Horses and wagons loaded with livestock are lined up in a row on the snowy street. On the right is a train decorated with Amer...
Description: Group of people posing among round wood cheese boxes on a flatbed truck decorated as a float in the Cheese Day Parade. One person holds a sign that says: "...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: View from road leading down to shoreline of a Mississippi River ferry bringing several cars across the river.
Description: The entrance to the Carthwaite Park tourist camp and picnic grounds. There is a sign for a filling station 1 mile ahead. A car is parked inside the grounds...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Two buildings, and what appears to be a stable, along a snow-covered road. The larger building has a sign that says "Hotel."
Description: The Potosi Brewery. Men can be seen standing in front of the building, and driving horse-drawn vehicles.
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