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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of Osceola from the bluff.
Description: "An annual crop of rocks" at the George A. Nelson Farm.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Polk County Training School for Teachers.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Three men look over the process of uncovering bones of a bison in Interstate Park.
Description: Business section of downtown.
Description: In the cornfield of Jas. E. Seed, a number of large, yellow "Yankee" pumpkins ripen on vines. A man is crouched in the field, holding a pumpkin in his arms...
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...
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: View of Main Street, looking north.
Description: This map of Polk County, Wisconsin, from the early 20th century shows the land for sale by the Cushing Land Agency of Saint Croix Falls. The township and r...
Date: 1936-10-09 ca.
Description: Bones of a bison still in the earth as found.
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: Oscar Steinkopf feeding the chickens on his 40-acre farm near Luck. Feeding the chickens was traditionally considered women's work and perhaps Steinkopf wa...
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: A view of a residence in Osceola, Wisconsin.
Description: View of a dam and power house.
Description: Elevated view of crowd of men, women and children, gathered for some unidentified occasion, standing in the street. There is also a group of people gathere...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Map shows St. Croix, Wisconsin and a small portion of Taylor's Falls, Minnesota. Map reads: "The Lands shaded show the Mill & Riparian Reservation & unplat...
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