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Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Winter scene with a man in an automobile on a snowy road.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the chapel at Saint Clara Academy, built in 1852. Founded by Father Samuel Mazzuchelli, the academy's chapel features large paintings and scul...

Date: 1956 

Description: Corner of Canal and Congress streets, showing a building erected by James Sprague and Lyman D. Holford in 1880. Two stores occupied the ground floor, inclu...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Horse-powered Mississippi River Ferry. This ferry was operated between Turkey river, Iowa and Cassville, Wisconsin by Alfred Dietrich.

Date: 1919 

Description: Indoor family portrait of Sherwin and Emma Gillett and their three children; Harry (b. 1910), Lorin (b. 1915) and Sherry (b. 1913).

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior of Central House with advertisements. The Order of the Gideons was founded here. Cars are parked outside the hotel.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A man stands near the backs of billboards on the left along a street or alley. Power lines lead to the horizon, over what appear to be businesses or indust...

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Description: A portrait of Sherwin Gillett.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1909 

Description: View down commercial street. The shops include: a wallpaper store, Reed Opera House, a clothing store, and a dental office. Two horse-drawn carriages belon...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of the Congregational Church, with arched windows and belfry. In the arched window above the doorway it reads: "1891 Cong'l Church." I...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of ice on the river beginning to break up. There is a piece of wood with a rope attached sticking out of the river bed.

Photograph

Cassville Trip

Date: 1962-10-18 

Description: Seven men pose outdoors for a snapshot: from right to left: Mink, Gustaveson, Nelson, B?mtly, Williams, Carpenter, Harrington.

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Description: A teacher and a large group of students are posing in front of a stone one-room schoolhouse. A sign above the entrance says: "DIST. No2."

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...

Date: 1949-02-17 

Description: One of five aerial views of Platteville and surrounding countryside covered in snow.

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Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two buildings, and what appears to be a stable, along a snow-covered road. The larger building has a sign that says "Hotel."

Date: 1909 

Description: "The First Civil War Monument" outside the Grant County Courthouse. The monument is dedicated "to the memory of the brave soldiers of Grant County who fell...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the chapel at Saint Clara Academy, built in 1852. Founded by Father Samuel Mazzuchelli, the academy's chapel features elaborate stained glass w...

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Description: Small white clapboard schoolhouse in South Lancaster Township, with class standing outside in front. There is a barn on a hill in the background.

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