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Down in the Mine

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Miners in the bowels of a lead mine.

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Parochial School

Date: 1925 

Description: View across road towards the parochial school, which is a two-story brick building with a cross on the steeple. Arched windows are above the entrance. Tree...

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Corn Exhibit

Date: 1911 

Description: Elevated view of men examining ears of Wisconsin No. 7 corn on exhibit. Students were given the seeds and encouraged to enter the resulting crop in the con...

Date: 1829 

Description: Wash drawing of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Hollman, who were early settlers in Platteville, Wisconsin.

Date: 1912-10-05 

Description: Elevated view of crowd around horses during livestock judging. In the background are fields, a road, power lines, and in the far distance along the horizon...

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Family Gathering

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Group portrait of Sherwin Gillett's extended family. Top row: Gerald Baumeister, son of Sherwin's sister, Helen; Lorin Gillett, son of Sherwin; Rufus Gille...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: View of the remodeled high school with a group of students outside.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three storefronts on a dirt road. A man, said to be Charles Grimm, is driving a horse and buggy. The building in the center is Feiker's photo studio. Near...

Date: 1956 

Description: Guests gathered for Sherwin and Emma Gillett's 50 Wedding Anniversary banquet.

Date: 1908-04-20 

Description: Photographic postcard of buildings on a street. There is a wooden boardwalk and the street is not paved. Two men are sitting on a bench. "Boscobel" is hand...

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North Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down commercial Main Street, looking north. A blurry pedestrian is crossing the street along what appear to be railroad tracks. There is a painted adv...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of young Lorin Gillett sitting on a stool.

Date: 1912 

Description: Group portrait of corn contest participants posing against the side of a building.

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Description: Group of people posing on platform at train station next to train.

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Wright House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Wright House hotel located at 100 N Madison Street. Men pose near the entrance of the building. The Philipps House is located next door.

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Description: View from crossroads of the one-room Bloomington School surrounded by trees. A small girl stands near the front door.

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Headstand

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: A girl wearing bloomers and long stockings performs a headstand as other girls look on. One of the bystanders is also wearing athletic clothes under her co...

Date: 1924 

Description: Looking down from a hilltop of a car parked under a tree. The campground is populated with well-dressed families walking down a path, and their parked cars...

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Prize Winning Ears

Date: 1913 

Description: Two men with a display of prize-winning ears of corn. Tags on the two posts say "First Premium" and "Second Premium." On man holds up a tapestry behind the...

Date: 1910 

Description: A farmer is squinting against the sun while sitting on a low seat on a two-wheeled cart. Another team of horses are on the right. A large brick building is...

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