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Description: Aerial view of the downtown area, including a bridge spanning the Trempealeau River.
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: View of Independence Opera House auditorium from balcony.
Description: View of stage and main floor of Independence Opera House from rear.
Date: date unknown
Description: Colorized postcard of the Trempealeau River Bridge. A lamppost stands in the foreground and buildings, including a church, is visible in the background.
Description: Exterior view of a brick church with arched and round windows, and a steeple.
Description: Exterior view of the front entrance to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. A bare tree can be seen on the left and a fence lines the walkway to the...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of Whitehall from the Court House.
Description: Close-up of replicated stencil work and molding in Independence Opera House auditorium.
Description: Wisconsin State Highway sign along STH 11 near Galesville, one of a whole new vocabulary of signage created for automobile traffic. The inverted triangle w...
Description: View of Independence Opera House, city hall, clock tower and public library building from across the street.
Description: The Melchior Hotel on the Mississippi River, with the "brewery at near end." There is a prominent stone portion at right center with several wings or addit...
Description: Exterior view of Public Library entrance in the Independence Opera House building.
Description: Interior view of the Whitehall Public Library. In the foreground a reading tables and chairs, and a small children's reading table. Bookshelves are along t...
Description: An exterior view of a brick church with arched stained glass windows and a steeple. Stairs leading to the front and 2 side entrances.
Description: Exterior view of the German Lutheran Church and Parsonage. The one-story church with stained glass windows and steeple is visible in the background. The tw...
Description: View of Main Street. Shops and businesses line both sides of the street including a hotel, city livery and laundromat. People and horse-drawn wagons are al...
Description: The Court House in Whitehall.
Description: Exterior view of the two-story brick High School building with basement. A bare flagpole can be seen on the roof.
Description: Crowd of men and young boys gathered around a smoldering pile of ash and scraps in the Galesville Town Square. The burned items were most likely German boo...
Description: Exterior view of Independence Opera House's rear loading doors including pulley.
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