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Description: View down railroad tracks of the National Zinc Separating Company grounds. There is a large mound of ores, railroad cars, industrial buildings and a tall b...
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Man in coat and top hat holding the harness of a horse attached to a buggy.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: An unpaved Potosi street in winter. There are unidentified men standing in front of a building, and in the distance a couple of carriages with horses.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: City Hall and surrounding streets.
Description: The top document is a physician's certificate dated 1904, issued to Herman A. Feiker (brother of photographer) by the State of Wisconsin. The bottom docume...
Description: Photographic postcard of an elevated view of town showing homes and businesses. A windmill is in the foreground. The school is on the far edge of town on t...
Date: date unknown
Description: The exterior of the Catholic church and the parsonage. The church building has a gable roof, lancet arched windows, and a steeple with a cross atop.
Description: The stone quarry. There is a meadow in front of it.
Description: View down Wisconsin Avenue. Pedestrians are on the sidewalks, and there are shops signs for "Chas A. Blair - Lunch and Shortorders - News Stand." A banner...
Description: Hills and fog at sunrise, looking out from the north side of the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Two men sitting in an open car in a field. There is a bluff in the background. On the front of the car underneath the windshield is a license plate with th...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: A Civil War Monument and fountain in Lancaster.
Description: View of the exterior of the Conrad Schmitt (Sherwin Gillett's future father-in-law) residence. There are two unidentified men on the porch posing in the sh...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The cruiser is tied-up on the beach shore.
Description: Farmers use a 6-roll husker shredder and a Farmall Regular tractor outside a barn on the farm of Will Rasque.
Description: View down hill of the Brooklyn Bridge and houses.
Description: Photographic postcard of slightly elevated view of the fruit ranch. Rows of crops in the foreground are bordered by a row of trees. Three dwellings and oth...
Description: Group portrait of children standing. Many of the children have ribbons on their lapel or collar.
Description: Lead mining by digging at the ground surface.
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