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Cassville Brewery

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the brewery dwarfed by the overhead bluffs. The brewery was built by William Schmitz. George Scheibl ran the brewery from 1899 until his d...

Photograph

Looking South

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking down bluff of a residential neighborhood. On the right is the Mississippi River. Railroad tracks run along the shoreline towards more bluffs.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of ferry carrying three automobiles on the Mississippi River. An excursion boat is in the water nearby, and buildings are on the far sh...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Map reads, "Historic and Scenic Wisconsin — Land of Gathering Waters." In an inset, there is a hand-painted depiction of the Wisconsin State Seal. For some...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of a steamboat and a long raft or barge far out on the Mississippi River. Smoke is streaming from the smokestack of the sternwheeler.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woodcut of "The Carondelet, leading Logan's supply fleet, running the blockade at Vicksburg."

Date: 1883 

Description: This map shows ward boundaries, names of additions, streets, bridges, mills, schools, religious buildings, businesses, hotels, railroads, factories, brewer...

Map or Atlas

Camp Curtis Map

Date:  date unknown

Description: A hand-drawn map of Camp Curtis which was prepared for Colonel R. McMurphy.

Photograph

Car Ferry

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Cassville Ferry with three cars and passengers, crossing the Mississippi River from Cassville to Turkey River, Iowa.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Ferry tied up at the Cassville dock. A number of men are standing along the shoreline.

Date: 1880 

Description: Stereograph of the Artesian Well near the intersection of Wisconsin and Minnesota (later renamed Wacouta) Streets. The following is printed on the backside...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An elevated view of the town of Clayton, Iowa, which is nestled in a valley. The Mississippi River can be seen nearby. Text on photograph reads: "Made expr...

Date: 1882 ca.

Description: This map is ink and watercolor on paper and shows numbered plots, the public square, streets, Lake St. Croix and the Mississippi River.

Use the 1673 journal of Father Jacques Marquette to introduce students to the early exploration of Wisconsin

Photograph

Flood at Cassville

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of flooding in a residential area. Two women pose near a tree on the left.

Map or Atlas

Map of Wisconsin

Date: 1900 

Description: This map, which shows the state of Wisconsin in 1895, was published as Rand, McNally & Co.'s New business atlas map of Wisconsin. Railroads, counties, citi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A halftone lithograph of the Battle of Grand Gulf, Mississippi.

Book or Pamphlet

Lock and Dam

Date: 1903 

Description: Lock and dam system on a canal along the Mississippi River.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Five men posing in front of the floating fish market, which is on the shore of the Mississippi River. One of the men is holding a large buffalo fish. The m...

Photograph

River View of Alma

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View of the south end of Alma from the Mississippi River.

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