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House in Winter

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A one and one-half story house stands in a snowy landscape. A woman is walking toward the back door, hiding her face with a hand. The house was the childho...

Jim Widmer's "Spirit of Rural Wisconsin," Part II

Explore Jim Widmer's photographs of the Friday fish fry dinner tradition in Wisconsin.

Photograph

New Cassel Mill

Date: 1929-03-04 

Description: A large wood frame mill building with one-story brick addition. There is an elevated door with a roof which was probably used for deliveries. In the far ba...

Photograph

Bauer's Restaurant

Date: 1949-06-06 

Description: "'Mush' Bauer posed in front of Bauer's Restaurant in Campbellsport, WI."

Date: 1948-05-03 

Description: Two labels from Ripon Knitting Works, Ripon, Wisconsin. The label states, "LEATHER and KNIT SPORTSWEAR SINCE 1880."

Date: 1900 after

Description: A view of storefronts on either side of a dirt road in the business district. Automobiles are parked on either sides, with two automobiles and a horse-dr...

Photograph

High School

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Exterior of high school.

Date: 2009-06-12 

Description: "Boda's Restauant is located at 277 South Pioneer Road, Fond du Lac."

Photograph

Doty House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The exterior of the James D. Doty house.

Date: 2008 

Description: Built in the mid-1930s by Clark Oil Company, this station was located along the city's gasoline alley with other gas stations, auto dealerships, and servic...

Photograph

Square Dancers

Date: 1993-09 

Description: Square dancers in farmyard at Calumetville. Barn and tractors can be seen in the background.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of some storefronts, including a lunch room, and a library on a dirt road.

Photograph

Missionfest

Date: 1946-08-27 

Description: Missionfest (Dutch) traditional psalms sung on church grounds.

Date: 1933-03-09 

Description: A line of several trucks in front of the Landaal Brothers Hardware store. Landaal Brothers was likely an International Harvester dealership. One of the tru...

Map or Atlas

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

Date: 1896 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Fond du Lac, looking north west, with two insets of the P.H. Stamm residence, and the Proposed Lakeside Park. thirty-five locations iden...

Date: 1911 

Description: Photographic mock-up for an Alfred Stanley Johnson photomontage postcard entitled "Melon Party." Four girls wearing bows and dresses are holding an object...

Date: 1932 before

Description: Portrait of photographer Alfred Stanley Johnson, Jr., a Waupun photographer best known for his "tall-tale" or "freak" postcards.

Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

Learn about how the Wisconsin Free Library Commission helped to establish and improve free public libraries in Wisconsin.

Postcard

Ripon College

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Smith Hall at Ripon College.

Photograph

State Prison

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin State Prison.

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