1 2 3 4 5
.

Photograph

Slippery Elm

Date: 1965-04 

Description: A spreading specimen of Ulmus rubra dwarfs a small house in the background. This tree, with a trunk circumference of 16 feet 5 inches, was the subje...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view looking down towards a steamboat pulling a raft of lumber on the Mississippi River.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of steamboat on Mississippi River.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Fred Brendemuehl and Emil Lubich in front of Brendemuehl's feed mill.

Date: 1911 

Description: A college student sets out to class in zero degree weather. He is holding his books, wearing a hat and gloves, and has a scarf wrapped around his neck.

Date: 1922 after

Description: This map of Pierce County, Wisconsin, from the first half of the 20th century, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, villages, roads, railroa...

Date: 1908-07 

Description: View of a levee, with buildings on the left.

Date: 1985-01-28 

Description: Farm family youth demonstrates to call awareness to the economic problems facing the family farm.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The view of the Lake Front from the water.

Postcard

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of a street in a rural community's central business district. A biplane, printed into the background image, is flying low overhe...

Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

Learn about how the Wisconsin Free Library Commission helped to establish and improve free public libraries in Wisconsin.

Photograph

Point Douglas

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a steamer at Point Douglas going upstream on the Mississippi River.

Photograph

Baptist Church

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a Baptist church.

Date:  

Description: Interior view of the State Normal School Library in River Falls. Below the image it reads: "Beautiful New Library, State Normal School, River Falls, Wiscon...

Photograph

Maiden Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across Mississippi River towards Maiden Rock. Railroad tracks are in the foreground.

Photograph

Warehouse

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a warehouse on the levee, built in 1856.

Date: 1927-08 

Description: Sanborn map of Ellsworth, Wisconsin.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Map of Wisconsin, Pierce County.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A central view of Main Street.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Pierce County Court House.

1 2 3 4 5

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.