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Description: An overturned car sits among broken pieces of wood, including a broken chair, in a field. An arrow and the words: "Richard Sikora Killed Here" points to th...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Interior view of the First Presbyterian Church chancel decorated for Christmas. There are several decorated Christmas trees, an arch and crosses covered wi...
Description: Four men work inside the Boone Tire Factory.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the business section of Stanley, with a church in the right foreground.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View from railroads tracks of the wreckage of wooden buildings left behind after a flood. Intact buildings are visible in a skyline in the distance, and pe...
Description: The aftermath of a killer tornado, including an arrow and caption that reads: "William Berg Killed Here." In the background near the farmhouse are a group...
Description: Interior view of the Boone Tire Factory. A man is using a machine to wrap canvas around a rubber tire.
Description: Elevated view of men, women, and a child posing on boards at a lumbering and sawmill operation. The camp was operated by Edward Hahn, who named the communi...
Description: Rial Herreman, Sr. and Rial Herreman, Jr. inside the Herreman Drugstore in Boyd, Wisconsin.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: The bride, groom, wedding party, and pastor(?) pose for the Stafford-Harold wedding portrait. The groom wears a military uniform from the World War I era.
Description: Stanley Lumber Company's office entrance way and porch. Built about 1890.
Description: Rustic, log cabin gas station in Chippewa Falls with a traveler's vehicle being filled with gasoline. It is not clear if the young woman in overalls is a p...
Description: View across railroad tracks of the canning factory in the aftermath of a tornado. The top of the brick structure and the smokestack has been blown off. Pil...
Description: Interior view of room at the Boone Tire Factory. Tires are stacked on the floor and in racks. In the left foreground is a large desk with hutch and two cha...
Description: Two men using sawing machinery to make boards inside "Big Mill."
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Building No. 4, then known as the Wisconsin House for the Feeble-Minded.
Now known as Northern Wisconsin Center for the Developmentally Disabled.
Description: Exterior of the Hotel Northern. The hotel has a Western Union and drugstore on the street level. An American flag flies from the top of the building.
Description: Duncan Creek, a dam, and a flour mill.
Description: Horse-drawn wagons, including a water wagon, stand on a street next to a broad sidewalk in a commercial district. The storefronts of P.L. McQuillan and Con...
Description: Cover of brochure for Old Timer's Resort (formerly Burke's Resort).
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