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Description: Women work in a row on machinery building tires.
Date: date unknown
Description: Letterhead of the Post Office in Porters Mills, Wisconsin, with a man putting mail into post office boxes, a padlocked mail bag that serves as a signboard...
Date: 1944 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the U.S. Rubber Company plant and surrounding environment.
Description: A tire builder at work.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Front view of the Wheeler house with a car parked outside of it. The sign in front of the house reads, "Proposed location for the new YMCA building." The h...
Description: Elevated view of a long row of heavy service tire building machines waiting to be installed in the Gillette Tire Plant.
Description: Wheeler house with a porte cochere in the foreground.
Description: Interior view of the Eau Claire Public Library. There are tables with lamps, chairs, bookshelves, and a chandelier. Through a doorway is another room with...
Description: Seven men pose together as the first raw tire at the Gillette Tire Plant is put into a vacuum expander.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Eau Claire House on the southeast corner of Eau Claire and S. Barstow Streets.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Third Ward, East Side, or "Bartlett School." This is probably the earliest picture in existence and is copied form the margin of "an old map." This first...
Description: View of the bow in the river, and a homestead on the shore, with a two-story house and a barn. Two wagons are visible close to the barn in the lower left...
Description: Bill Mcnair rolls the tread onto a tire as two other men look on at the Rubber Company's Gillette Tire Plant.
Description: View down middle of street. Two cars are passing each other, and commercial buildings are on both sides of the street.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Front view of the Truax home on Truax prairie.
Description: Interior view of the Eau Claire Public Library. Photograph is a long view through several rooms. The reverse of the photograph reads, "From children's room...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of a two-story wood-sided building, with a sidewalk next to the street.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Front entry way to the "Washington" school, on the northwest corner of Fifth Avenue and Broadway.
Description: Tire builder William (Bill) McNair puts a pocket on the first tire built at the Gillette Tire Plant. Civic representatives and employees of construction fi...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Front view of the Gladstone Hotel, with stairs and a porch leading to the entrance.
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