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Description: View of a rural lake with a footbridge leading to a small island.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Business section of downtown.
Description: Gaylord Nelson and Sherman Benson as boys in front of the Nelson home during the winter with a dog and sled.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of Osceola from the bluff.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: This map of Polk County, Wisconsin, from the early 20th century shows the land for sale by the Baker Land and Title Co. of Saint Croix Falls. The township...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Exterior view of U.S. Marshall Canon's summer cottage. The two-story cottage has an outdoor porch and is surrounded by trees.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Students seated in a classroom in the Clear Lake School. Gaylord Nelson, later governor of Wisconsin and a United States senator, is seated at the front o...
Description: The football team of clear Lake High School. Gaylord Nelson, later governor of Wisconsin and U.S. Senator, is second from the left in the front row.
Description: The Methodist Episcopal Church in Balsam Lake.
Description: Three women, wearing dresses and bonnets, standing up in a small boat fishing. A tree-lined shore is visible in the background.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: An outdoor portrait of the Technical Service Team at Camp Interstate. From left to right are Kunsman, Hollister, Podolske, Preston, Greaves, Hurd, Solberg,...
Date: date unknown
Description: This map from the early 20th century shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, railroads, roads, schools, churches, and stre...
Description: Clam Lake artist Jerry Holter carving a wooden portrait of John A. Lavine, a Wisconsin newspaper publisher.
Description: The Goar and Stinson log driving crew on the Clam River.
Description: Russian church with a triple cross in Clayton.
Description: An interior view of U.S. Marshall Canon's summer cottage. Behind a table, a wall is decorated from floor to ceiling with photographs and other artwork, as...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Polk County Court House.
Description: A man carries a canoe on his shoulders while portaging through a thickly-wooded area.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: View down Main street. Will Brothers Meat Market can be seen on the right corner, and a tinshop is beside it on the left.
Description: The jaw bone of Bison Occidentalis in the peat pit at Interstate Park.
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