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Date: 1934 before

Description: A fisherman reclines in his boat at sunset as many fish swim in the lake. He drinks beer out of a tap attached to a barrel floating in the water. His boat...

Date: 1941-08-15 

Description: Iva Rindlisbacher (left), Helene Stratman-Thomas, and Lois Rindlisbacher at the Swiss bells. The bells stand was built by Otto Rindlisbacher, Iva's husband...


Sunday Washing

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: The men of Rice Lake Lumbering Camp #6 do their laundry on a Sunday.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of people standing on a platform next to a snow-covered train arriving at a station.


Opera House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Opera House, side view. Denison post card.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Ernest Albert Hilfiker (1905-1993) poses with copper kettles in the making room of the Tuscobia cheese factory.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: This early 20th century map of Barron County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, railroads, roads, houses,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two views of Bear Lake. The top is a daylight view with some fall color. The one below is at sunset, with two people in a canoe on the lake.

Date: 1960-08-12 

Description: Walter Lofblad, a Cumberland farmer, with miniature Milwaukee Braves figures he carved from basswood. The carved set includes the entire starting lineup, m...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Home store, Prairie Farm, Barron County, Wisconsin.


Railroad Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the railroad station for the Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis, and Omaha Railway Company.


Long Lake

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the dam and cottages at Long Lake. The structures are made of wood, with outbuildings visible in the foreground. Tree-covered hills stand in th...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Group of people standing outside of the Tuscobia Cheese factory.


Entrance to Big Bay

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: View from water of footbridge crossing lagoon at Big Bay on Madeline Island.


Cameron School

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front view of the Cameron school with a group of children gathered outside.


Description: Meeting of the board of directors of the newly formed Barron County Holstein Breeders Association.

Date: 1913 

Description: Exterior view of Rice Lake City Hall.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Men, women and children holding boxes and pails in the forest. Original caption reads: "VI Drive to W.S.; Chippewa blueberry pickers." The photograph is pa...

Date: 1872 after

Description: A view of the Rice Lake Lumber Company Mill, taken from a high vantage point. A formation of logs sits in the river while piles of finished boards sit in...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of several buildings in Prairie Farm.

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