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Post Office

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Post Office, built in 1919. The view from across Main Street shows men standing at the main entrance of a stone building built in the clas...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of River Pine Sanitarium, which opened in 1906. A dirt driveway leads past the sanitarium building which features a porch with outdoor furniture....

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East Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down East Main Street. Cars are parked on either side of the street and two cars drive by storefronts. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.

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Grist Mill

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Grist mill. Two people with bicycles on bridge near mill.

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Girls Feeding Pigs

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Description: Three young women feed the pigs on a Portage County farm, a livestock project under the direction of an agricultural extension representative. The caption...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: First Episcopal Church of the Intercession, erected in 1853.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Hardware Mutual Insurance office building. The Wisconsin Retail Hardware Association and the Fire and Casualty Company opened the new thre...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of River Pine Sanitarium, which opened in 1906. Trees surround a sanitarium building with porches on the front and back. Copyright by Taylor's D...

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Business Section

Date:  date unknown

Description: Automobiles can be seen parked on either side of the street in a business district and pedestrians stand on the sidewalks nearby. The Wisconsin Valley Ele...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the opera house with several men standing near its entrance.

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WPA at Work

Date: 1936-05-18 

Description: A Works Progress Administration (WPA) crew at work laying a stone terrace in Stevens Point.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three children stand on the porch of a domestic building. Stairs lead from the sidewalk to the porch. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: An Episcopal Church in Stevens Point.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Main Street in a residential area. The street consisted of asphaltic concrete on old macadam.

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Strong's Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Strong's Avenue, a residential area. A house with large columns stands on the left along with other residences.

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Description: Interior view of the Stevens Point Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by a $22,000 donation from Andrew Carnegie. In the room are re...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a Masonic temple with two figures standing near its front door.

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Description: The third Sacred Heart Church, built in 1901. Exterior view with people in front of the building.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Portage County Courthouse.

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Earth Day 1970

Date: 1970-04 

Description: Acting on the suggestion of his mentor Senator Gaylord Nelson, Wisconsin congressman David R. Obey conducted a huge Earth Day teach-in fat the University o...

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