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Photograph

Starch Factory

Date: 1895-09-28 

Description: Elevated view of wagons filled with potatoes parked near a starch factory. In 1895, 125,000 bushels of potatoes were converted into starch. Railroad tracks...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of various businesses on Main Street, including a drug store on the right side.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Saint Croix Ojibwa man, bare-chested, wearing a feather war bonnet.

Date: 1946-08-11 

Description: Ruth Olson (Mrs. Alf Olson) and Alice Carlson (Mrs. Gideon Carlson), singers of Swedish songs recorded by Helene Stratman-Thomas. Ruth and Alice were siste...

Date: 1978 ca.

Description: David Obey (2nd from right) and Harvey Dueholm (left) visit O'Mally's Manufacturing.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: South side of Madison Avenue.

Photograph

Mound on Trade Lake

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A man sits on top of a mound near Trade Lake.

Date: 1905 

Description: View of the Grantsburg Drug Company.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Map shows school houses, creameries, post offices, saw mills, grist mills, churches, cemeteries, town halls, stores, roads, state roads, and railroads."Cop...

Date: 1955 

Description: This 1950s tourist brochure features a map of Burnett County, Wisconsin, and northern Polk County which shows highways and roads, railroads, landmarks, and...

Date: 1967-06-05 

Description: Mike Cotch standing holding a provoloni with other shapes of provolone cheese including salomini, salame, and madget hanging from the ceiling at the Burnet...

Date: 1867 

Description: This 1867 map shows the Chippewa River in northern Chippewa County, Wisconsin, from just north of Cornell to Jim Falls. Covering portions of the towns of A...

Photograph

Two Male Singers

Date: 1946-08-11 

Description: Unidentified man and Orrin Olson (b. 1911?), singers of Swedish songs who recorded for Helene Stratman-Thomas.

Date: 1916-07 

Description: St. Croix Ojibwa Chief Ma-Ko-day (Chief Peter Bearheart) and his wife, grandson, and another unidentified person in front of their birch hut located in the...

Postcard

Court House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of courthouse with trees.

Date: 1901 

Description: Map shows lakes, rivers, schools, saw mills, post offices, creameries, and churches. Includes significant manuscript annotations showing township divisions...

Date: 1991 

Description: This 1991 map of Burnett County, Wisconsin, shows Governor Knowles State Forest, wildlife areas, public hunting grounds, and other outdoor recreation facil...

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Date: 1946-08-10 

Description: Helene Stratman-Thomas and Dr. Charles O. Lindberg, a Swedish singer.

Date: 1895-09-28 ca.

Description: Five-acre cabbage field of Martin Anderson near Grantsburg, with several frame houses in the background. Mr. Anderson holds a prize-winning head of cabbage...

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