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Date: 1893 

Description: Valley view of town buildings and hillside.

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Main Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A central view of Main Street.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of town.

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Date:  date unknown

Description: Map of Wisconsin, Pierce County.

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Slippery Elm

Date: 1965-04 

Description: A spreading specimen of Ulmus rubra dwarfs a small house in the background. This tree, with a trunk circumference of 16 feet 5 inches, was the subje...

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Canty House

Date: 1938 

Description: View of the Thomas Canty house.

Photograph

River Falls College

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The State College in River Falls.

Date: 1859 

Description: Typed text on back of photograph: "River Falls Rifle company, River Falls, Wis. Organized 1859, later fought with 12th Wisconsin Volunteer Regiment in Civi...

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Description: Living room scene in the Jacobson home, with a blurred image of a man running in front of the camera. A woman sits at a piano while three men are posed at...

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: A view of the vine-covered facade and side of North Hall at the State Normal School. Stone work decorates the top of the building and a flag flies from the...

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Maiden Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: A stereoscopic view from the shore of Maiden Rock in Lake Pepin.

Postcard

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of a street in a rural community's central business district. A biplane, printed into the background image, is flying low overhe...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View looking down Main Street with the St. Leon Hotel visible on the right.

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Stereograph portrait of Increase Allen Lapham (1811-1875) examining the sixth fragment of a 33 lb. meteorite found in Trenton, Washington County, Wisconsin...

Date: 1938-07 

Description: Grasshopper bait mixing station at Ellsworth.

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Prescott House

Date: 1932 

Description: Exterior view of the Prescott House, an inn built in 1856 that served the nearby farmers until about 1870.

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Main Street

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Main Street.

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Rest Stop

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A passenger bus makes a stop at the service station of Gustav H. Schwalen.

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Farm Fields

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a farm, fields and hills near River Falls.

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