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Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Methodist Episcopal Church in Balsam Lake.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of building from across a street.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Polk County Court House.

Map or Atlas

Osceola Map Section 1

Date: 1926-05 

Description: Section 1 of a Sanborn map of Osceola.

Photograph

School House

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Balsam Lake school house.

Postcard

Old Mill

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A view of the old mill.

Date: 1902 

Description: The Goar and Stinson log driving crew on the Clam River.

Map or Atlas

Osceola Map Section 2

Date: 1926-05 

Description: Section 2 of a Sanborn map of Osceola.

Photograph

Haying

Date: 1929 

Description: Oscar Steinkopf and his horse Jim. They are haying on Steinkopf's 40-acre farm. The photograph was taken by Alvin Steinkopf, Oscar's son, a Milwaukee journ...

Photograph

Baking Contest

Date: 1926 

Description: Entries in the Lewis Baking Contest. Seven tables full of plates of desserts are displayed in a large room.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color photographic postcard of a man in a fishing boat on Woodley's Dam north of Amery. View of the dammed water surrounded by pine trees.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A view of Main Street, looking north.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The band poses for a group portrait, most likely in front of a school building; the boys are dressed in uniform and are holding their instruments. Gaylord...

Photograph

Bodfish Residence

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Bodfish residence.

Map or Atlas

Osceola Map Section 1

Date: 1911-10 

Description: Section 1 of a Sanborn map of Osceola.

Photograph

Copper Pike

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Hammered copper pike found with prehistoric bison bones.

Photograph

Farm Family

Date: 1929 

Description: Alvin Steinkopf (left), a Milwaukee journalist, dressed for work on the farm of his parents, Mathilda and Oscar Steinkopf. The Steinkopfs farmed 40 acres n...

An intimate look at family, architecture, interiors and fashion in Victorian Wisconsin between 1885 and 1900

Learn about the lives of upper-middle class Wisconsinites in the Victorian period between 1885 and 1900.

Date: 1964-07-26 

Description: The newly crowned beauty queens and attendants from St. Croix Falls and neighboring Taylors Falls stand with Willis Erickson (right), president of the Polk...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of Osceola from the bluff.

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