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Photograph

Military Parade

Date:  ca.

Description: Formations of soldiers at Camp Douglas march across a large parade field. A line of trees are in the distance, and a building with a chimney is visible abo...

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Description: Five men from the Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Petenwell stand together and smile for the camera. They are posed in front of a truck which is parked ne...

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Description: Group of men posing in two rows in a field. The men sitting and crouching in the front row are wearing folded down rubber boots. The men standing behind th...

Photograph

Major Joachim

Date:  ca.

Description: Major Joachim sits on a cot in his tent holding a drinking glass.

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."

Postcard

Unloading Horses

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of horses being unloaded from railroad cars by soldiers. The image was probably taken from on top of the train.

Date: 1922 

Description: Portrait of Josh Sanford as a child with his mother, Maude Decorah. Sanford served in the Army Air Corps during WWII and is credited with being the only Na...

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."

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Description: View down a long room with beds lined up in rows along the sides for Civilian Conservation Corps members at Camp Petenwell. There is a woodburning stove in...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View down Main Street. The wide street has cars and trucks parked along the curbs on both sides. The Elroy Post Office is on the corner on the right. Furth...

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...

Postcard

Brick Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of the Brick Hotel (possibly the Mlakar Hotel). A large porch wraps the first floor and trees and shrubs can be seen. Text in red...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three women and a young man pose in front of the wood door of a brick building. The man stands behind the three woman, and is wearing a hat, suit coat and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A "Test" being performed to see if a medium was authentic.

Photograph

Steam Tractor

Date:  ca.

Description: Side view of left side of steam tractor. A man holding either a pipe or an oil can is leaning on the back of the tractor just behind the seat. A dog sits o...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: An African American military band poses for the camera during the Hustler Harvest Festival. They are sitting in an open sided structure with a canvas roof...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of cabins in front of a bluff, perhaps Castle Rock. A larger building is visible to the right. Text on bottom reads, "Castle Rock...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View down unpaved street towards a large crowd of men, women and children gathered around the stalls of the Hustler Harvest Festival. The festival is set u...

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...

Date: 1930 

Description: A group of men and women pose on the lawn outside their cottages at the Little Mountain Resort.

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