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Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Mrs. Selma Ratcliffe.

Photograph

Train Wreck

Date:  date unknown

Description: Derailment of a Minneapolis, St. Paul and Sault St. Marie Railway train near Waupaca. A large crowd is gathered on an overpass to watch the Soo Line's Wrec...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Christine, Laurie and Muriel Peterson with their Christmas tree. Christine (mother) is sitting in a chair with her arm around Muriel who is standing next t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Christine Peterson weaving rag rugs on a large loom.

Photograph

Women on Stage

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Seven women on stage, apparently in a scene from an amateur theatrical performance, wearing conventional street clothes.

Photograph

Unidentified Woman

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter length portrait of an unidentified woman. She is sitting in a wicker chair and is holding a folding fan behind her head.

Photograph

Men on Utility Pole

Date:  

Description: Several men in safety harnesses pose on and around a utility pole. One of them is holding a small child.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View of an unidentified ceremony taking place at the public square on the steps of the original Waupaca County Courthouse.

Photograph

Vesey Vernon

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted background of Vesey Vernon. He is standing with his hand resting on a chair and is wearing a suit coat, n...

Date: 1904 

Description: Formal waist-up wedding portrait of Carl and Christine Peterson.

Photograph

Veterans' Home

Date: 1988-06 

Description: "Veterans' Home at King, WI."

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Children posing on a board sidewalk in front of a schoolhouse in New London. The boys are wearing short pants, leggings, and caps, and the girls are wearin...

Photograph

Water Street Bridge

Date: 1989-11-16 

Description: Water Street Bridge over the Waupaca River in the city of Waupaca.

Date: 1951 

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline of the photographer, Carl A. Peterson, taking a moment to light his pipe while fishing from a boat near the family home.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Group portrait of a mother and two children sitting in a horse and buggy pulled by a single horse. In the background is a building on the shoreline of a bo...

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Description: Farmers prepare a hog for slaughter. A group of farmers stand around hog on a long table outdoors. Smoke and steam billow from a stove in the foreground an...

Photograph

Telephone Exchange

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A telephone operator sits at the switchboard.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Laurie and Muriel Peterson having a tea party. In addition to tea, there are plates of pastries. Muriel is sitting in a rocking chair and Laurie is perched...

Date: 1941-08 ca.

Description: Charles Robinson, singer of lumberjack songs, left, with an unidentified man sitting behind what appears to be a microphone on a stand.

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