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Date: 1911 

Description: A college student sets out to class in zero degree weather. He is holding his books, wearing a hat and gloves, and has a scarf wrapped around his neck.

Date: 2008 

Description: Knute Bjornson originally built this house in the 1860's and in 1933, his grandson Cooney Bjornson reassembled the humble log building to house a gas stati...

Date: 1938-07 

Description: Grasshopper bait mixing station at Ellsworth.

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: View of buildings along the levee.


Baptist Church

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a Baptist church.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: Wisconsin State College.

Date: 1893 

Description: Valley view of town buildings and hillside.

Date: 1899 

Description: Exterior view of a congregational church.


Fortune's Car

Date: 1928 

Description: George Fortune of River Falls sitting in his new car, with his dog in the back seat.

Date: 1930 

Description: An aerial view of River Falls.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of multiple buildings and piers taken from the Burlington Railroad bridge.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: State Normal School.

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: 1875 ca.

Description: Stereograph views of a school building with children gathered outside.

Date: 1886 

Description: View of the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy railroad drawbridge and trestle.


River Falls College

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The State College in River Falls.


Main Street

Date: 1900 after

Description: A view of the row of shops along Main Street, with J.W. Allard's store in the foreground. A group of men are visible down the street.


Rest Stop

Date: 1925 ca.

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


School Building

Date: 1900 

Description: Exterior view of a school building with a group of children and adults gathered in front.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Seven people gather around the fireplace at the home of Professor Jacobson, toasting marshamallows (probably).

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