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Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Men, possibly postal workers, stand on the front steps of the local post office with crates and barrels in the foreground.
Description: Teacher and students pose outside a clapboard one-room schoolhouse.
Description: View down middle of commercial street. On the street corner on the right, a man man and children pose on the sidewalk near the drugstore. One of the boys i...
Description: View from road up hill of teacher and students posing in front of a clapboard and one-room schoolhouse. A horse and buggy are on the hill on the right.
Date: date unknown
Description: A woman stands on a wooden footbridge. There are homes in the distance.
Description: View down middle of commercial street. On the left, two men pose by a car at an automobile repair shop. The shop advertises Polarine motor oil and Willard...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Interior of a lead mine. The five miners are holding candles or lanterns.
Description: Teacher and students posing outdoors in front of a one-room clapboard schoolhouse with a stone foundation. A small building is on the left.
Description: A man stands behind a fence and in front of a clapboard schoolhouse and outhouse on a hill. There is a bell tower on the school building.
Description: Three people stand in the farm yard. The man on the right is feeding chickens, a woman in the center stands holding an apron. The man on the left is carryi...
Description: Elevated view of stock day at the railroad yards, showing pens of sheep and other livestock ready for loading into railroad cars. All of the cars are deco...
Description: View up hill of clapboard school building with stone foundation. The teacher and students are posed along the railing of the porch. In the background is a...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Three men stand outdoors near a barn, with one man holding a rope through a ring through the bull's nose. The men are wearing long coats and hats. In the b...
Description: View from unpaved street of a business district. W.G. Baxter's dry goods store is on the corner, and next to it is the Opera House. A number of people are...
Description: View across unpaved road of the Preston Business District. Three men and a young child stand in front of what may to be a general store, with large show wi...
Description: A little girl wearing a dress and a frilly hat posed on a bench. She is posed in front of a painted backdrop, and at her feet is a fur rug.
Description: View over fence of a teacher wearing a large, dark hat posing on the front landing of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse.
Description: Studio portrait of three generations of a family.
Description: An intersection with townhouse on the left and a hotel on the right. There is a group of people on the porch of the townhouse and a horse and carriage park...
Description: A group of men standing outside the Potosi Brewing Company bottling house. Next to the brick building is a barn that served as the brewery's stables.
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