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Date: 1884 ca.

Description: View across river of the Model Roller Mills, with the date 1884, with a railroad trestle is on the left. The mill wheel is turning.

Photograph

Camp Williams Town

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Camp Williams Town, with many houses. In the background are bluffs.

Photograph

Old Mill

Date: 1930 

Description: The rear of the Lemonweir River flour mill and its water reservoir.

Postcard

Devil's Monument

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Devil's Monument. Trees appear on both sides. Text handwritten at foot, "Devil's Monument, Camp Douglas, Wis."

Date: 1941 before

Description: A man in a uniform stands beside a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) truck. The photograph is annotated as: "The Gravy Boat." There is a building in the ba...

Postcard

Devil's Monument

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of Devil's Monument with trees surrounding it. Text handwritten at foot, "Devil's Monument, Camp Douglas, Wis. 34."

Date: 1911 

Description: A decommissioned Civil War cannon at Courthouse Park.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Hospital Crew of the 1st Wisconsin Regiment. Two men wear canteens and bags. Others wear straps around their necks that were...

Photograph

Lumber Mill Workers

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of men, a boy, and horses posed among piles of logs and lumber. A bicycle is in the foreground, and a steam engine is in the background.

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Photograph

An Indian Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: A Native American Ho-Chunk woman stands holding a baby outside a wigwam. Another child stands just in front of the woman, looking off to the right. The pho...

Photograph

Resting Soldiers

Date:  ca.

Description: Soldiers resting on the grass at Camp Douglas. In the background are tents pitched among trees.

Date: 1911 

Description: Exterior of the Methodist Evangelical Church. A small boy sits on the curb along the cobblestone street outside the building. Next door to the church is Ho...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from side of railroad tracks of a train at the depot. A few men stand on the platform, and a man is pulling a luggage cart.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a long line of soldiers standing in rows in front of tents at Camp Douglas.

Date: 1922 

Description: View down center of railroad tracks with the Lyndon depot on the right. Carriages and carts are along both sides of the tracks.

Photograph

Sawmill in Necedah

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men working outdoors in the snow. Large logs are stacked and ready to be cut. There are two steam or coal-powered machines in the background runni...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of National Guard officers in uniform posed outdoors at Camp Douglas.

Photograph

Camp Douglas

Date: 1912 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Camp Douglas with several tents set up at center. Surrounding bluffs are in the distance.

Date: 1925 

Description: Large wooden mill building. This mill was built in 1872 by Benjamin Boorman on the site of an earlier (1842) mill built by McNeil, Elmore, and McClure. The...

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