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Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A shell-proof shelter alongside other buildings, possible a soldiers' barracks. In the distance there are two men placing wood on a horse-drawn sled. Anoth...
Description: An eight-man blockhouse fortification in the snow, with a built-up wall of logs surrounding it. Soldiers inside the fortification are looking out of some o...
Description: Station manager Ron Nicols and an International Scout truck with plow outside Wisconsin's Very Live Radio station headquarters. WVLR shared quarters with C...
Description: View from hill down towards homes and businesses surrounded by more hills. A bridge over the Kickapoo River is in the center. Railroad cars are parked on t...
Description: View over barbed wire fence towards men standing outside a blockhouse and barracks. Immediately outside of the barracks is a horse-drawn mobile kitchen and...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Exterior of the second Rock County Court House which stood from 1896 to 1955. The Architect was E. Townsend Mix.
Description: Officers quarters of the United States Corps of Engineers.
Description: Image of a stagecoach full of people outside the post office on snow-covered ground, waiting to leave town. Text on image reads, "Stage, Leaving Arbor Vita...
Description: A University of Wisconsin veteran holding his baby outside of his Camp Randall trailer camp house. There is a large cannon pointing at him and his trailer.
Description: Ed Westrick, the president of Genesse Trailmakers Club, and his family pose on their snowmobiles on a lawn.
Description: A fleet of trucks owned by the Tri-State Ice Cream Company lined up in front of the company building. A sign in the shape of a milk bottle stands on top of...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the Rock County Court House.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Winter vista across the Wisconsin River, with ice-coated trees.
Description: "Newly poured cement is covered up as a protection for the very cold nights."
Description: Three men pose on logs as a fourth walks toward them; there are axes and snowshoes on the ground. A large log barn, outhouse, and other buildings are in th...
Description: A dugout under construction, showing the timber frame and planks of wood over the top. On the left of the dugout is a large pile of timbers covered with sn...
Description: Two rowboats docked in a river surrounded by trees, following a recent snowfall.
Description: Jonas Staley, 1510 Jenifer Street, a 73-year-old man who enjoyed working outdoors in hot weather. He is shown putting in a sewer at 4226 Beverly Road.
Description: International Model 63 truck operated by Chandler Trucking Co. of New York City. The truck is parked in the snow outside the Chandler and Henry general Tr...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Duncan Creek with McDonnell High School and a church in the background.
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