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Description: Sheet 9 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: Stores along Route 30. There is a garage, bank (?), restaurant and rooms, and grocery store. On the utility pole there is a posting for roller skating.
Description: Sheet 1 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: Two girls and a toddler pose on the side of the street on a sidewalk. Three girls play farther down near a storefront with two cars parked along the street...
Description: A man poses outside the Fingerhut Brothers grocery and general store.
Description: Elevated view of a wide main street through town. Pedestrians are on sidewalks on both sides of the dirt street. A church steeple is visible in the backgro...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Orin Swingle, teacher at Strawberry School, poses with his left foot on the bumper of an automobile. He wears suspenders and holds his hat in his right han...
Description: Sheet 2 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.
Description: Next to a hanging scale, a large slab of meat on a butcher block is sliced into managable portions by apron-clad Mrs. Etta Parson Hocking.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The home of Moses Strong, a prominent attorney, politician, speculator and land agent who moved to Wisconsin Territory and settled in Mineral Point in 1836...
Date: date unknown
Description: Full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Dr. Charles Schmidt (Sherwin Gillett's wife's cousin). He is standing next to a prop fence and his h...
Description: The home of S.C. Thomas.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View from off the road of a mine near Linden. A road sign alerts drivers that the State Truck Highway 39 is one mine away.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Landscape and construction of the milk room, water tower, and garage at Taliesin, the home of Frank Lloyd Wright, from the west. Ladders are propped again...
Description: Gardens and pasture below the southeast side of Taliesin II.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The First National Bank that was the Iowa County Building between 1843 and 1860, then the W.T. Henry Bank and post office.
Description: The students at Strawberry School pose in front of the school building. The youngest students, in front, hold an American flag. There are curtains and a pa...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Entrance of the tunnel to the bottom of the shot tower. There is graffiti around the entrance.
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