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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Colorized postcard view of South Clear Lake.
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Map created between 1871 and 1880. Shows townships, post offices, a possible railroad to Penoka Iron Range, and the North Wisconsin Railroad.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A view of a residence in Osceola, Wisconsin.
Description: Exterior view of the Polk County Training School for Teachers.
Description: View of side of reamery with two men standing at an open door on the left.
Description: Mountain meadow at Interstate Park. This area was an ancient lake which became filled with peat. Prehistoric bison bones, copper points, and flint arrow po...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Dalles and the Saint Croix River with man in the foreground.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A view of Main Street, looking north.
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...
Description: Built sometime in the mid-1930s, this unique station, located at 118 Highway 35, visually illustrates its ongoing changes and success over time as it respo...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: The jaw bone of a bison as found in the earth.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: This blue line print map shows pipes, valves, well site, and elevation tank, as well as lot and block numbers and dimensions. The map includes inset of con...
Description: The old mill burning.
Description: Loading a truck with bait at the county mixing station at Balsam Lake during the grasshopper outbreak in northwestern Wisconsin.
Date: 1845 ca.
Description: View of the gorge at St. Croix with a boat and multiple figures visible in the background.
Description: Exterior view of Staples' Drugstore, the first drugstore in Osceola. Druggist C.W. Staples was also a member of the local committee on equalization of taxe...
Description: View of a rural lake with a footbridge leading to a small island.
Description: A cabin at Clear Lake (Vilas County), a small Chippewa (Ojibwa) settlement, occupied by a white man and his Native American wife. This image is part of an...
Description: View of Main Street, looking north.
Description: Gaylord Nelson and Sherman Benson as boys in front of the Nelson home during the winter with a dog and sled.
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