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Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Residence district of James Street. The view is of a wide street with houses on both sides.
Description: L.C. Richards, assistant factory superintendent of the Columbus Foods Corporation, receives the first "A" Achievement award pin from Donald E. Smith, deput...
Description: Dry milk plant with a very tall smokestack. Some trucks are visible on the left.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: James Street looking with horse-drawn wagons.
Description: Exterior view of the newly built South Hall of the Wisconsin Academy at Columbus Wisconsin. The Academy is a high school co-ed boarding school, formerly k...
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: Facade of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, a Louis H. Sullivan building.
Date: 1905 after
Description: Ludington Street, looking south.
Description: Five employees of Columbus Foods Corporation, who have been with the firm for 30 years or more, received "A" achievement award pins for food production and...
Description: Architectural details of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, designed by Louis Sullivan.
Description: Workers in trial fields of the Leonard Seed Company, with the processing plant in the background.
Description: Capt. Huldreich M. Stienecker, Michigan, inspecting a load of peas at a cannery where German prisoners of war are working. Steinecker is in charge of the p...
Description: View down the brick street in a busy commercial area. Cars are parked on either side of the road.
Description: Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, designed by Louis H. Sullivan.
Description: Three German prisoners of war are scrub their clothes on the cement floor of their barracks at a prisoner of war camp. The prisoners are engaged in agricul...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Another view of Ludington Street.
Date: 1962-05-05 ca.
Description: A residential yard with ornamental tree trimming. Several fenced-in gardens are visible as well. Houses are in the background.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Farmers and Merchants Union Bank in Columbus, Wisconsin, designed by Louis Sullivan.
Description: A group of people, possibly faculty and students, stand in front of the newly built South Hall of the Wisconsin Academy. The academy was formerly known as...
Description: View down a cobblestone brick road. Stores on the street include: the Columbus Hotel, Tremont Hotel, and a drug store.
Description: German prisoners of war line up for inspection outside their barracks before going to work at a local cannery.
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