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Photograph

Maria Schmitt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Maria Schmitt (b.1842), mother-in-law of Sherwin Gillett.

Photograph

Collapsed Barn

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two men and a child look at a barn that has collapsed, possibily due to a windstorm or tornado.

Property Record

231 N WISCONSIN AVE

Community: Muscoda

County: Grant

Historic Name: J. M. KAISER HOUSE

Reference Number: 45543

Photograph

Row of Factories

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The back lot of a row of factories. Alongside the buildings, there are piles of raw materials, lumber slabs, carts, and a parked car.

Property Record

236 N WISCONSIN AVE

Community: Muscoda

County: Grant

Historic Name: MARVIN BRIGGS HOUSE

Reference Number: 45544

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Indoor portrait of Lorin Gillett at approximately five years of age.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Multiple image camera on a tripod that was built by Sherwin Gillett, but not invented by him.

Property Record

124 FRONT ST

Community: Muscoda

County: Grant

Historic Name: Schwingle Building

Reference Number: 127600

Property Record

237 N WISCONSIN AVE

Community: Muscoda

County: Grant

Historic Name: JOHN SCHAFER HOUSE

Reference Number: 45545

Property Record

330 N WISCONSIN AVE

Community: Muscoda

County: Grant

Historic Name: FRED MEIER HOUSE

Reference Number: 45553

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Lorin Gillett at approximately 15 years of age.

Photograph

Pickering Camp

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: C.R. Pickering Camp on Mill Creek, in summer. Shelter on hill overlooking pond.

Date: 1892 

Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Conrad Schmitt family of Muscoda. Emma Schmitt married Sherwin Gillett in 1906.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Dr. joseph schafer dies in madison

Date: 1941-1-30

County: Grant

City: Muscoda

Property Record

408 N WISCONSIN AVE

Community: Muscoda

County: Grant

Historic Name: MUSCODA PUBLIC GRADE SCHOOL

Reference Number: 45557

Property Record

106 MAPLE ST

Community: Muscoda

County: Grant

Historic Name: MRS. LAURA ELSTON HOUSE

Reference Number: 45580

Property Record

111 OHIO ST

Community: Muscoda

County: Grant

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 127601

Photograph

Sunday School Class

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Emma Schmitt's (the future Mrs. Sherwin Gillett) Sunday School class. Emma is in the first one on the left in the first row.

Property Record

341 N WISCONSIN AVE

Community: Muscoda

County: Grant

Historic Name: ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST CHURCH

Reference Number: 45554

Date: 1916 

Description: Studio group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Gillett children, left to right: Sherry (b. 1913), Lorin (b. 1915), and Harry (b. 1910).

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