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Date: 1945 ca.

Description: The hotel includes a sign: "Old Denniston House".

Photograph

Denniston House

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Denniston House hotel which was erected in 1836 with a view to making it the territorial capitol of Wisconsin, in the event Cassville should be chosen...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View across railroad tracks towards the Denniston House Hotel.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Aerial view of town. The Mississippi River and far shoreline is in the background. The Furnace Branch creek runs through the town in the foreground.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Uppen's residence in spring. The house was built in 1850.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Denniston House hotel shown after the removal of its fourth floor and the replacement of the original porch.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three storefronts on a dirt road. A man, said to be Charles Grimm, is driving a horse and buggy. The building in the center is Feiker's photo studio. Near...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View of facade of high school. The grounds in front are still bare dirt. In the background is a steep hill. A small bridge is over a narrow stream on the r...

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Description: Rear view of a couple sitting in a horse-drawn buggy which is driving through a covered bridge.

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Description: Clapboard one-room schoolhouse with bell tower. There is also a shed, outhouse, and a small field with a fence on the school grounds. Two children pose on...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: View down street of the central business district. There is a furniture store on the left, a general store and service garage on the right and a drugstore...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Cassville and its residential area. Photograph is marked 'Souvenir' by the photographer.

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Description: View from field of a teacher with a group of students lined up along a wire fence near a clapboard schoolhouse.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Galena (lead sulfide) was melted at this open hearth furnace owned by Richard Straw and Company on the Roundtree Branch of the Little Platte River. The men...

Photograph

Boy Scouts

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of Boy Scout Troop No. 1 of Boscobel. Three rows of boys and their scout masters are sitting on a hill in the tall grass in front of a log b...

Photograph

Train Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Train Depot, Adams Express Company.

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Description: View down a dirt road at Cassville. A large deciduous tree stands to the left of the road, and a cornfield is situated on the right. In the distance are...

The Extinction of a Species

Read about how the species of passenger pigeons became extinct. Follow links to short essays on the topic and view a collection of images.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the last covered bridge, which is no longer standing.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: This is WPA (Works Progress Administration) project #8656 of a log and masonry picnic table built by the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) at Wyalusing Sta...

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