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Date: 1926 ca.
Description: Winter scene with a man in an automobile on a snowy road.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Horse-powered Mississippi River Ferry. This ferry was operated between Turkey river, Iowa and Cassville, Wisconsin by Alfred Dietrich.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A man stands near the backs of billboards on the left along a street or alley. Power lines lead to the horizon, over what appear to be businesses or indust...
Description: View down commercial street. The shops include: a wallpaper store, Reed Opera House, a clothing store, and a dental office. Two horse-drawn carriages belon...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the exterior of the Congregational Church, with arched windows and belfry. In the arched window above the doorway it reads: "1891 Cong'l Church." I...
Description: Seven men pose outdoors for a snapshot: from right to left: Mink, Gustaveson, Nelson, B?mtly, Williams, Carpenter, Harrington.
Description: View across railroad tracks of a two-story clapboard schoolhouse with bell tower. Groups of children pose outside and another group of children look out on...
Description: One of five aerial views of Platteville and surrounding countryside covered in snow.
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: View of metal bridge spanning the Wisconsin River.
Description: View of a bridge over a stream. In the foreground is a tree. Residential homes are in the distance.
Description: View from road of a teacher and students posing on front landing of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse with bell tower.
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: Two cows graze under a bridge.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the brewery dwarfed by the overhead bluffs. The brewery was built by William Schmitz. George Scheibl ran the brewery from 1899 until his d...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Exterior view of bank building with empty lots on either side. The wording on the door reads, "Banking Hours 9 to 4." A "Milwaukee Mechanics Insurance" sig...
Description: Group of people posing on platform at train station next to train.
Description: View from bluff of Cassville with the Mississippi River in the background.
Description: View down Main Street. Osward's restaurant is on the far left. The post office and a plumbing shop are on the right.
Date: 1930-10-24 ca.
Description: Celebrating the first "Cheese Day" with a parade. A group of spectators gather on the sidewalk near a truck displaying a banner and stove in the back.
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