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Little Wolf River

Date: 1965-06-20 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the Little Wolf River.

Photograph

Sledding

Date:  

Description: Laurie, Muriel, and James Peterson, children of the photographer, sledding near the family home.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Downtown view of farmhouses and churches.

Photograph

Big Manitou Falls

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Big Manitou Falls with trees and observation area.

Photograph

"McCormick Day"

Date: 1899-06-03 

Description: Crowd gathered on the main street to witness the delivery of McCormick binders, mowers and other machines to customers. McCormick Harvesting Machine Compan...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Sign for the toll road at Big Smoky Falls on the Wolf River.

Photograph

Iola Street

Date: 1970-02-12 

Description: State Highway 51 in Iola, Wisconsin, primarily showing the Fire Department and its siren.

Photograph

Nollenberg Bridge

Date:  

Description: Nollenberg Bridge in the Town of Union, Waupaca County, looking south.

Date: 1942 

Description: Scrap drive at International Harvester dealer. Original caption: "C.J. Moericke, who is dealer at Marion in the Green Bay territory, was receiving scrap fr...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior of high school building.

Photograph

Roadside Picnic

Date: 1917 

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...

Photograph

Fisherman

Date:  

Description: The photographer, Carl A. Peterson, takes a moment to light his pipe while fishing from a boat near the family home.

Photograph

Ward Hotel

Date: 1925 

Description: A three-story wooden structure with front porch identified as the Ward Hotel by a large sign on the front of the building. Several automobiles are parked d...

Photograph

Aerial View of Iola

Date: 1965 

Description: Aerial view of downtown.

Photograph

Cheese Factory

Date:  

Description: The Silverfield cheese factory located on US Highway 10 and State Highway 110. A variety of dairy products are for sale.

Photograph

City Park

Date: 1901-07-04 after

Description: A view of a park with benches, a gazebo, and a Civil War soldiers monument. The monument was dedicated on July 4, 1901.

Photograph

Lone Fisherman

Date:  

Description: Laurie Peterson, son of the photographer, fishes from a rock on a misty morning near the family home near Scandinavia.

Photograph

View of Big Falls

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of town roads and buildings with stumpland foreground.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Mr. Peterson sits in a rocking chair reading the newspaper and smoking a pipe, while Mrs. Peterson stands at the stove with their young son nearby.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A cutting crew of three men pose in the woods with a work horse next to felled trees.

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