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Date: 1937 ca.
Description: View of Carnegie Library on the corner of South Main Street and West Messenger, Rice Lake.
Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr., with his fist in the air, speaking from the back of a wagon. He is wearing a hat and a suit without the coat. It was in part du...
Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr., speaking to a crowd from back of a wagon. This image is one of a series of views of his appearance at a fair in Cumberland, Wi...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Color postcard of a tent and canoe in the woods by a lake.
Date: date unknown
Description: Crowd at fairground, with people watching from horse-drawn vehicles in the foreground, more spectators in the grandstands with umbrellas in the background.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of the Park House Hotel (called the Commercial House before 1888), which burned down in 1892.
Description: View across lawn towards the exterior of a motel. A station wagon parked in front of one of the units.
Description: Color photographic postcard of the exterior of St. Matthews Lutheran Church.
Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr., campaigning in Cumberland. La Follette led the reform faction in Wisconsin's Republican party and in 1900, he was elected gover...
Description: A view down a street with stores and shops. The stores include: Koffee Kup Kafe, Hotel East, Boortz Garage, a hardware store, and the State & County Deposi...
Description: Lake view from the shore. A man, son, and two dogs stand at the dock. A herd of swans bathe nearby.
Description: Man sharpening a scythe blade in a field of timothy hay. Another man stands near him in the field, and in the far background a man sits in a buggy with a t...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Downtown street in Cameron, with buildings including Holmen Bros. Clothing store, Gent's Furnishings, and A. Haverstad's Tailorshop.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: View from water of footbridge crossing lagoon at Big Bay on Madeline Island.
Description: Barron Co. Bank is on the corner on the left, with storefronts lining the street going off to the right. Most of the buildings have awnings over the entran...
Description: Photographic postcard of people standing on a platform next to a snow-covered train arriving at a station.
Description: Black and white postcard of a railroad station across from the Hotel Wells. Railroad tracks run between them, disappearing into the distance. There are tre...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the city of Rice Lake with a lumber yard in the foreground, a railroad and Rice Lake at left.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of the railroad station for the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis, and Omaha Railway Company.
Description: Steam log hauler made by Phoenix Manufacturing Company of Eau Claire, pulling loaded skids through snow. Rice Lake lumber camp, overland spur.
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