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Date:  date unknown

Description: Three women and a young man pose in front of the wood door of a brick building. The man stands behind the three woman, and is wearing a hat, suit coat and...

Photograph

North Main Street

Date: 1890 before

Description: View down unpaved street, which has numerous horse-drawn vehicles parked along the curbs. People are on the street and sidewalk, with a larger group and a...

Photograph

Ice Cutters

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large group of ice cutters pose for a portrait. They are holding a variety of implements and are sitting and standing on blocks of ice. Fence and buildin...

Photograph

Mill at Lemonwier

Date: 1925 

Description: A large wooden building with side wing and covered porch, this mill was built in 1853-4 by Newell Dustin. There is a cupola behind the chimney. According t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Etching of East Lemonweir Lutheran Church. Etching from a centennial souvenir dated July, 1954.

Date:  

Description: A man stands in the entrance archway to the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp Petenwell.

Postcard

Range House

Date: 1908-09-05 

Description: Photographic postcard of Range House, a large rustic log cabin. There is a large porch on all sides of the building with interesting roof supports and rail...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: An African American military band poses for the camera during the Hustler Harvest Festival. They are sitting in an open sided structure with a canvas roof...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View down Main Street. The wide street has cars and trucks parked along the curbs on both sides. The Elroy Post Office is on the corner on the right. Furth...

Photograph

Depot and Yards

Date: 1911 

Description: A view of the depot and yards. A windmill and water tower in the distance. Carts with sacks of flour and milk cans next to the depot. Signs for Western Uni...

Date: 1935-08-14 

Description: View of an abandoned barn in a field with long grass. The roof is caved in.

Date: 1943 

Description: Elevated view of street lined with merchandise stalls, a merry-go-round and a Ferris wheel set up for the Harvest Festival. A large crowd of people is in l...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Interior of Saint Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, looking down the aisle of pews towards three altars. The left altar depicts Mary, the right altar depict...

Photograph

Depot and Train

Date: 1925 

Description: View down tracks towards a depot with an oncoming train arriving from the opposite direction. On the left side of the tracks opposite the depot is a shelte...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1911 after

Description: A view down Main Street in Camp Douglas.

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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of front of Farmers & Merchants Bank. Other businesses in view including a law office and bakery. Three men stand in front of building.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: The Hustler Harvest Festival featured the giveaway of a 1922 Packard touring automobile donated by Morg Rider, a dealer for Studebaker, Reo, Nash, Chevrole...

Photograph

Pearl Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Pearl Street includes a horse-drawn carriage, a bank, other commercial buildings, a man standing on street corner.

Photograph

Bird's Eye View

Date: 1913 

Description: Elevated view with a church in the foreground surrounded by dwellings.

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