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Description: Group portrait of Lansing A. Wilcox — last Civil War veteran in Wisconsin — with a group of men at his 105th birthday. The birthday party was held at the G...
Description: Winter view with men logging on the Little Wolf River during the winter of the "blue snow". Logs are being decked on the ice and along the shore. Horse te...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Children pose on a board sidewalk in front of a schoolhouse in New London. The boys are wearing short pants, leggings, and caps, and the girls skirts and d...
Date: date unknown
Description: Farmer plowing a field with two horses.
Description: Roadside picnic on the way to Waupaca. Mary E. Smith is seated with a friend on a white blanket with thermoses and a picnic basket. In the background the a...
Description: Laurie, Muriel, and James Peterson, children of the photographer, sledding near the family home.
Description: Will Viel chooses a cigar in Margraff & Freiburger's Dry Goods Store.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Copy photograph depicting a man and boy standing in the road. This location would later become the site of Jung's General Store.
Date: 1899 after
Description: View of Hotel Hutchinson, situated at the corner of two streets. The entrance stands beneath a bell tower and a group of boys, some with bicycles, stands...
Description: Parade float parked by the side of a road. It is advertising Republican candidates running for office. The portraits on the float are of Wisconsin Governor...
Description: "Manawa Rodeo."
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Ashmun family posed on and behind a bench. C.S. Ashmun, Jane Ashmun and Isabel Ashmun Roberts are seated on the bench, while...
Description: Wedding day of Alice Armstrong Ashmun, Mary's niece, to Edwin Trenbath. They are standing in wedding attire in front of a porch while Alice is cradling a...
Description: A group of farmer workers stand with pitch forks in front of the first gas engine for threshing on the August Krenke farm. A horse-drawn vehicle is also vi...
Description: Copy photograph of the exterior of a saloon. A group of men lounge on the porch of the establishment.
Description: Copy photograph of a man and boy standing at the road. This location would later become the site of Jung's General Store. The photograph has a horse and bu...
Description: The photographer, Carl A. Peterson, takes a moment to light his pipe while fishing from a boat near the family home.
Description: A horse-drawn carriage crosses the Mill Street Bridge while another carriage parks near the grain elevator.
Description: Quarter-length cabinet card portrait of Torger Gilbertson, a corporal in Company I, Wisconsin 15 Infantry. The following information was obtained from the...
Description: Far view of farmers preparing a hog for slaughter. A group of farmers stand around a hog on a long table outside. Smoke and steam billow from a stove in th...
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