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Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
Description: Portrait of Josh Sanford in Native American dress as a child. Sanford served in the Army Air Corps during WWII and is credited with being the only Native A...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of high school buildings with trees.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Several men pose while standing alongside a train at the Elroy depot.
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...
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...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Panoramic view looking down Main Street, with horses and carriages parked outside the storefronts on the street.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Dam near Elroy.
Description: Elevated view abouve train of downtown Elroy.
Date: date unknown
Description: A man with a tractor attempts to pull a truck out of deep mud. Two men stand on the bed of the truck, and another man sits on the front of the tractor. The...
Description: View of downtown Elroy, with a church steeple and buildings.
Description: View of local residents standing in the grass watching the Circus World Museum Train pass through Elroy and Union Center. The train, which did not normally...
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...
Description: Shows city limits, plat of town, local streets, railroads, and Baraboo River. "Revised by Mid-State Associates, Baraboo, Wisconsin, April 6, 1965" Upper ri...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Interior of Saint Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, looking down the aisle of pews towards three altars. The left altar depicts Mary, the right altar depict...
Description: Men with a tractor attempt to pull out a car stuck in the mud on an early road.
Description: Main street with horse and buggies.
Description: Elevated view of the roundhouse for the Chicago North Western Railway, one of two Elroy roundhouses during the railroad boom. This roundhouse has 20 stalls...
Description: An unpaved street in Elroy, Wisconsin.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Elroy.
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