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Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Aerial view of town, with commercial buildings and cars in parking lots visible.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of Main Street from a Presbyterian Church.
Description: Plover River Pond; the dam was out and the pond is dry, permitting an unusual view of the immediate area. Highway 51 and a bridge can be seen in the distan...
Description: View of Main Street with puddles along the side of the street. Trucks and automobiles are traveling down the street, and are parked on the left. A restaura...
Date: date unknown
Description: Pedestrians and horse-drawn carriages use a wagon bridge to cross the Wisconsin River. A boat can be seen below the bridge on the river bank.
Description: Exterior of an Episcopal Church. The view from the opposite street corner displays the stone building's belfry and main entrance. Stained glass windows in...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Polish immigrants in Market Square.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View of Main Street, looking west.
Description: Exterior of Whiting-Plover Paper Company, founded in 1892. The view features a three-story brick building with automobiles parked in front. Copyright by...
Description: Obreros Unidos (United Workers) migrant farm worker union members at a Bancroft baseball game. Children sit on top of a chicken coop to watch. Adult men ar...
Description: Exterior view from road of the Stevens Point Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by a $22,000 donation from Andrew Carnegie. Above th...
Description: View down Clark Street, a residential area. Driveways lead from the paved street to houses seen on the left among trees. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store...
Description: Standard Oil station.
Date: 1990 ca.
Description: Sunset Drive Bridge.
Description: Bus operated by the Portage County Commission on Aging and its driver. The bus took senior citizens to lunch at the Senior Center and provided other servic...
Description: View of Main Street, looking east.
Description: Elevated view of Polish immigrants in Market Square.
Description: View of Saint Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Church, completed in 1918. A staircase leads to the main entrance of the brick building where a belfry can be seen...
Description: Photographic postcard down Main Street. Horse-drawn wagons and people line the street next to local businesses, including the post office and hardware stor...
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