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Date:  date unknown

Description: A bird's eye view overlooking the Mississippi River, sand bars, the railroad bridge, surrounding forests and wetlands.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An old log house in the woods at Nelson Dewey State Park surrounded by oak trees.

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Lovers' Lane

Date:  date unknown

Description: A winding walkway through a park.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Governor Nelson Dewey's house.

Date: 1962-05 

Description: Texaco gas station on the left and cars parked on the road next to buildings in downtown Beetown. The road is rutted and muddy with puddles. Several signs...

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Headstand

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: A girl wearing bloomers and long stockings performs a headstand as other girls look on. One of the bystanders is also wearing athletic clothes under her co...

Date: 1949-06 

Description: Gophering, or prospecting for lead using a Windlass at Maplewood Farm.

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North Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down commercial Main Street, looking north. A blurry pedestrian is crossing the street along what appear to be railroad tracks. There is a painted adv...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: The home of Governor Nelson Dewey, built in 1842 and later owned by Miss Abbey Phelps.

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Tyler School

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Tyler School District No. 1. Students pose outdoors near school.

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Dyer School

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: A bell tower stands atop the one-story, clapboard sided Dyer School, District No. 1.

Date: 1920 

Description: A map of the Nelson-Dewey State Park at the confluence of the Mississippi and Wisconsin rivers, showing the topographical features of the area, as well as...

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Dewey Estate

Date: 1949 

Description: Office-reception room in the Nelson Dewey house.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An exterior view of the old brewery at Potosi. A man is walking down the street toward the building.

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Laura B. James

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vignetted quarter-length studio portrait of Laura James, in profile. She is the mother of Ada James.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Grant County Court House.

Date: 1913 

Description: View across railroad tracks of a two-story clapboard schoolhouse with bell tower. Groups of children pose outside and another group of children look out on...

Grant County Rural Schools

Date: 1921 

Description: Cars are parked at the curbs along the shops. The visible shop signs are Guernsey Restaurant, Ludden's, Ludden's Store for Men, Billiard Hall, The Sanitary...

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Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down commercial Main Street looking south. A buggy travels down the dirt road.

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