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Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Martin K. Dahl, far left, sits with three women around a table which has been set in front of an iron fence which encloses a manicured yard. Two of the wom...


Henry Miller Family

Date: 1902-05 

Description: Henry Miller with his wife, three children, and sister-in-law, Lena Jaeger, chopping wood. Henry is sawing a log, while a woman is cutting wood with an axe...

Date: 1874 

Description: Includes index to key buildings. Shows local streets, railroads, fairgrounds, mills, schools, churches, and part of Lake Winnebago. Streets running west to...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Includes index to businesses, churches, and schools. Shows local streets, buildings, railroads, ward divisions, Fond du Lac River, and part of Lake Winneba...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of a church and neighboring dwellings. A field is in the foreground.


Martin Gutekunst

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Martin Gutekunst, 14, wearing high boots, sweater, and leather hat, poses at the side of the New Fane School. He is identified on the photograph as the "le...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Plaque marker identifying the “Pioneer Military Road” route from Fort Howard at Green Bay to Fort Crawford at Prairie du Chien.

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Date: 1990-07 

Description: The summer performance stage at Buttermilk Creek Park.


Scenic View

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a river with a dam waterfall. A road runs along the far side of the river, and a large barn is across the road on the right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized view of a park located in the central business district.

Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

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


Square Dancers

Date: 1993-09 

Description: Square dancers in farmyard at Calumetville. Barn and tractors can be seen in the background.

Date: 1800 ca.

Description: Shows plat of town, land ownership by name, local streets, courthouses, churches, hotels, mills, railroads, railroad stations, lakes, and rivers. Includes...


New Fane School

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Thirteen students and their teacher, Marie Adams, pose at the side of the New Fane School. They are wearing coats and hats. The school is a singe-story bri...


Edgar Mueller

Date: 1997-05 

Description: Photographer Edgar Mueller photographed while covering an assignment at the seminary at Mt. Calvary.


New Cassel Mill

Date: 1929-03-04 

Description: A large wood frame mill building with one-story brick addition. There is an elevated door with a roof which was probably used for deliveries. In the far ba...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A photographic collage of 5 views of Brandon including; Washington St., Public Square, Times Office, High School, and Depot & Park.

Date: 1955-11-24 

Description: Grace and Dave Schommer enter the Hotel Retlaw for their wedding reception.


House in Winter

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A one and one-half story house stands in a snowy landscape. A woman is walking toward the back door, hiding her face with a hand. The house was the childho...

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