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Date: 1950-12-09 

Description: Nativity figurines are placed in a naturally formed snow cave outside a courtyard window of the St. Mary's Hospital kitchen.

Photograph

Sledding Hill

Date: 1971 

Description: "Kay Widmer pulls her toboggan up the hill that is on the southwest edge of the village."

Photograph

Milk Delivery

Date: 1958 

Description: "A sled was used to convey the milk cans. Shown are Ralph Widmer, Bill Breitag, and Ken Reimer."

Historical Object

Album Page with Valentine

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: An album page featuring a die cut, chromolithograph Valentine's Day card in the shape of an arrow. The greeting "To My Sweetheart" is printed on the card,...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Winter scene of a snowbank in the middle of the north side of Main Street between Water and First Streets, Black River Falls, Wisconsin. Storefronts identi...

Photograph

Concrete Blockhouse

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A large concrete blockhouse fortification at Verst 581 with a concrete outhouse next to it on the right. An armed solder wearing winter clothing stands be...

Photograph

Crash Landing

Date: 1915 

Description: Ski jumper crash lands into the snow below the jump.

Date: 1939-01-14 ca.

Description: View of a decorated house at 1450 Rutledge Street. There are individuals gathered on the lawn to pose for the photo.

Photograph

Bulk Truck

Date: 1958 

Description: "This was an early bulk truck for picking up milk. The box had room for a whey tank, to return whey to the farm."

Date: 1936 before

Description: Merrill Hall and other smaller buildings from across the street.

Print

The Cruiser

Date: 1937 

Description: Woodblock print of a man walking in snow wearing snowshoes and carrying a double-bladed axe.

Date: 1905-02 

Description: Winter scene with Jennie and Edgar Krueger standing on top of a large snow drift with one of their dogs. They each appear to be holding the ropes of sleds....

Photograph

Shoveling Snow

Date: 1959 

Description: Winter scene of Shirley Widmer, the photographer's wife, digging out a snow-covered sidewalk. Caption: "Shirley Widmer digs out after a big snowstorm."

Photograph

South Park Street

Date: 1938-06-06 

Description: South Park Street (Hwy 12 & 14 & 18), looking North from the intersection at Olin Avenue. The view includes Moore's Wadhams Mobilgas Service Station, 1129...

Date: 1981-09 

Description: "Baker Canning Co. watertower."

Date: 1948-02-14 

Description: Ice carving of the Olympic rings at the University of Wisconsin Hoofers Club Winter Carnival, with Bascom Hall and the Lincoln Monument in the background....

Photograph

Ferdinand Hotz

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses on snowshoes at the base of a bluff. The Hotz cottage complex, built in 1912-3, is seen atop the bluff. The complex included three co...

Date: 1997-11-14 

Description: "With snowflakes in the air, we stop in at MJ's bar and restaurant in Brownsville, WI." From left to right; Shirley Widmer, Ralph Widmer, John Bodden, Rudy...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Crown Prince Olav of Norway ski jumping.

Date: 1968 

Description: "Paul Koll loads empty milk cans at Widmer Cheese Factory."

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