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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...

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

Lumbermill Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a lumber mill. Piles of milled wood are in the foreground and on the right, with more stacks in the far background behind numerous small b...

Date:  

Description: Group of men posing in a field. There are two trucks parked behind the group, and axes are propped up in the foreground.

Postcard

Camp Scene

Date: 1925-07-01 

Description: Black and white postcard of Camp Douglas with the Y.M.C.A. Camp in the background. Many tents are pitched and soldiers are lined up on the left. An automob...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1935-08-14 

Description: View of an abandoned barn in a field with long grass. The roof is caved in.

Photograph

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: 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...

Date: 1900-07 

Description: View across field of a deserted cabin at Camp Douglas. Another group of cabins are behind a fence on the right. Trees and foliage are in the background.

Photograph

Ice Cutters

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large group of ice cutters pose for a portrait. They are holding a variety of implements and are sitting and standing on blocks of ice. Fence and buildin...

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: 1935-05-17 

Description: View of an abandoned home and barn behind a post fence.

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...

Photograph

Resting Soldiers

Date:  ca.

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

Photograph

View of Necedah

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking north across the Highway 21 bridge at Necedah Lake. A man, likely a Resettlement Administration worker, poses in the grass in the foreground.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view from sidewalk of a crowd of men, women and children gathered about the stalls at the Hustler Harvest Festival. On the left side thre...

Photograph

Cutting Ice

Date:  

Description: View from ice of men from the CCC group at Camp Petenwell cutting ice. Three men stand on the ice on the right. A steep bank surrounds the icy water. Men a...

Date: 1887 ca.

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

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1911 after

Description: A view down Main Street in Camp Douglas.

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