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Photograph

Rocky Field

Date: 1906-11-12 

Description: "An annual crop of rocks" at the George A. Nelson Farm.

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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...

Map or Atlas

Osceola Map Section 1

Date: 1911-10 

Description: Section 1 of a Sanborn map of Osceola.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of side of reamery with two men standing at an open door on the left.

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Description: Tent covering the excavation site of the bones of extinct bison. Milo Mickelson and Lester Giesler stand in the doorway of the tent.

Date: 1965-12-10 

Description: Dennis Dokken examines a one microsecond memory system that enabled computers to read a million bits of information per second.

Map or Atlas

Osceola Map Section 2

Date: 1911-10 

Description: Section 2 of a Sanborn Map of Osceola.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Business section of downtown.

Date: 1926 

Description: Main Street, with two competing curb-side gas stations across the street from each other. Cars are parked along both sides of the muddy street. Such curb-...

Date: 1900 ca.

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 ca.

Description: Three men look over the process of uncovering bones of a bison in Interstate Park.

Painting

Cheever's Mill

Date: 1845 ca.

Description: View of Cheever's Mill, located on the St. Croix River.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the west side of Main Street.

Date: 1938-07 

Description: Loading a truck with bait at the county mixing station at Balsam Lake during the grasshopper outbreak in northwestern Wisconsin.

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Description: Five examples of typical Wisconsin flint weapon points found at Interstate Park.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Exterior stereographic view of the Polk County Press Office.

Photograph

Main Street

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.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Map shows townships, schools, creameries, post offices, and roads. The left side of the map features a legend with symbols for points of interest.

Photograph

Bison Bones

Date: 1936-10-09 ca.

Description: Bones of a bison still in the earth as found.

Postcard

Old Mill

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A view of the old mill.

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