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Date: 1932 before
Description: Portrait of photographer Alfred Stanley Johnson, Jr., a Waupun photographer best known for his "tall-tale" or "freak" postcards.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison.
Description: "Valerie was our waitress at D'N'D's Country Tap in Dundee." From left to right; Shirley Widmer, unknown, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, and the waitress.
Description: Prisoner photograph of Wilfred Leigh Mills, inmate number 25714, an English truck driver convicted of larceny.
Description: Two girls wearing white dresses ride a pig, sitting back-to-back. One girl holds the pig's tail and the other holds its ears. A boy pokes the pig's haunch...
Date: 1900 after
Description: A view of the facade and side of the post office. The main entrance, set to the left, is framed with a neoclassical surround. Decorative arches above the...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of the south end of the dining room in the Wisconsin State Prison.
Description: "Nan Sea's Tiki Bar and Grill, W921 Kettle Moraine Lane, Dundee (Campbellsport). This was formerly called Frank's On The Lake." From left to right, Ralph "...
Description: Consecration of Bishop Weller as Bishop Coadjutor, Diocese of Fund du Lac. Three Bishops seated, l to r: Bishop Nicholson of Milwaukee; Bishop Grafton of F...
Description: "We visit Wendt's On The Lake, at N9699 Lakeshore Drive, Van Dyne. Pictured are (left to right): John Bodden, Buddy Ruecker, Dan and Sue Minneck, Conner Mi...
Description: Prisoner William Joseph Hogan, inmate 28820, a truck driver convicted on two counts of assault with intent to rob.
Description: An elderly, bearded man hauls a giant onion using a dolly. The man is wearing a black hat and white work gloves. The background shows the side of a barn....
Date: 1880 after
Description: A sidewalk leads to Ceresco School. The tall arched windows, doorways, and the round decorative brickwork lend the building a Mediterranean feeling.
Description: Photographic mock-up for an Alfred Stanley Johnson photomontage postcard entitled "Kickers." A boy wearing waders and holding a rifle stands with his arms...
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison from outside the prison's walls.
Description: This double sided map shows roads, railroads, biking trails, civil townships, parks, wildlife refuges, town halls, and hospitals. The region map covers par...
Description: Farmers unload scrap metal from a truck in the yard of Landaal Brothers, an International Harvester dealership. Dealer Charles Landaal is standing at left....
Description: A view of the gymnasium at Ripon College, displaying the brick facade and side. The carving in the stone balcony above the entrance reads, "Indoor Athleti...
Date: 1800 ca.
Description: Shows plat of town, land ownership by name, local streets, courthouses, churches, hotels, mills, railroads, railroad stations, lakes, and rivers. Includes...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Long House Dormitory at Cresco, the Fourierite community, used as a "Poor" house in the 1930's.
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