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Lemonweir River

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A man rows his boat along the Lemonweir River.

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Catholic Church

Date: 1925 

Description: A side view of a Catholic church. Narrow, arched stained-glass windows. Stairs leading up to the entrance. A car is parked by the side entrance with a ceme...

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Description: Interior view of the Elroy Public Library. The library opened in 1908 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie with $10,000. On the lower right the cardboard back...

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Public School

Date: 1925 

Description: The public school, a two-story brick building with tall windows in the front but not on the side. A bell above the entrance. A shed to the left.

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Filling a Cup

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Wisconsin National Guardsmen in full gear. One man in the foreground fills a tin cup from a spigot.

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...

Date: 1913-09-05 

Description: Wisconsin's first air fatality was P.C. Davis, an exhibition pilot from Chicago, who died as a result of injuries sustained during an aerial performance in...

Photograph

Salter Gravemarker

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Salter marker between Necedah and New Lisbon, marks spot where some Indians killed a Mrs. George Salter on June 13, 1863. Mr. salter had a log tavern here...

Date: 1936-09 

Description: Chicago & Northwestern Railroad train crossing the Elroy-New Lisbon Road (Highway 80).

Date: 1936-10-04 

Description: Senator Robert M. La Follette, Jr., speaking to a Progressive Party rally at Mauston, Wisconsin. Bob, Jr., became senator after the death of his father, R...

Postcard

Camp Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of a camp scene with a group of soldiers. Most are seated on the grass in the foreground and many are in uniform. A row of tents are on...

Photograph

Depot and Train

Date: 1925 

Description: View down tracks towards a depot with an oncoming train arriving from the opposite direction. On the left side of the tracks opposite the depot is a shelte...

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Wisconsin National Guardsmen standing in two rows for inspection. There are trees and bluffs in the background.

Postcard

Green Point

Date: 1907-09-23 

Description: Photographic postcard of Green Point with trees surrounding the base. Handwritten in the lower right corner, "Green Point, Camp Douglas, Wis."

Postcard

Camp Scene

Date: 1925-07-19 

Description: Colorized postcard of a camp scene on a lawn. In the background is a bluff. Several people can be seen standing near the tents among the trees.

Photograph

Old Mill

Date: 1930 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp Petenwell at Broadway and 42nd St.

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Evergreen Resort

Date: 1929 

Description: The entrance way to the Evergreen Resort. The sign advertises rooms, hot and cold water baths, meals, camp sites, and tourist kitchens.

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Members of the Wisconsin National Guard Light Horse Squadron, Troop A standing in a row. Three women and one man, visitors to Camp Douglas, stand facing th...

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Rock Formation

Date:  ca.

Description: A large rock formation in the countryside.

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