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Description: Alexander C. Eschweiler, a well-known architect in Milwaukee, designed this exotic station for the Wadhams Oil and Grease Company of Milwaukee in 1926.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Black and white photograph looking west along James Street, with pedestrians, a horse-drawn carriage, and an automobile. City Hall is on the rear right.
Date: date unknown
Description: A view from across the street shows the staircase leading to the main entrance of Eau Claire Public Library. A man and child stand amidst automobiles park...
Description: Elevated view of the street on Stock Day. Horses and wagons are traveling down the street. The Bridgeport Hotel and the post office are on the right side....
Description: Scaffolding rises up the walls of the University Avenue National Bank, 905 University Avenue, with an unusual traffic signal in the intersection.
Description: South lawn looking west from gazebo toward fountain. A path crosses the foreground, and the Dousman's dog, Folo, lounges on the lawn.
Description: This old, historic house is on the Schauer property. Kathy's husband, Steve, is opening a new business called Masterpiece Plumbing.
Description: Exterior view of a classic Virgina style colonial home built by Dudley Digges in 1760.
Description: Elevated view of horses and wagons being prepared on Stock Day. There is a steep hill with trees behind farm buildings.
Description: Several steamboats in the harbor, with J.J. Hogan Wholesale Grocery store on shoreline.
Description: Men working in the U.S. Post Office sorting room, 215 Monona Avenue.
Date: 2010 ca.
Description: View of two bridges, a pier, and trees along the Mississippi River.
Description: A raft of lumber which has been floated down the Wisconsin River to be broken up and sold. Two men stand on the raft, each near lumber stacked on a cart, o...
Description: View down unpaved street towards the central business district. There is a drug store on the left decorated with flags, and the Farmers & Citizens Bank and...
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: Exterior view of International Harvester's Des Moines branch building. The structure features five stories and arched ceiling-height windows surround the...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of Black Hawk Avenue.
Description: Constructed of red brick and capped by a steeply pitched gable roof accented with gently flared eaves, this one-story station, built in the mid-1920s, rese...
Description: Photographic postcard view from shoreline towards a pony truss bridge over a body of water.
Description: A man leading three baby elephants with decorative blankets with the following names, "Little Jim", "Pinto", and "Alice".
Description: Gordon and Gayle Luhn, and son, Derek, live at N8499 Bancroft Rd (Section 16). They purchased the property in 1978.
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