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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Unidentified family standing outside of a cottage in the woods near Baldwin.


Second Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Business district on Second Street lined with horse-drawn vehicles.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Burkhardt Milling and Electric Power Co., built in 1914.

Date: 1942 

Description: Exterior view of the Fleming Motor Company, an International Harvester dealership. Three men are standing on the right, and a gas pump is in front of the e...

Date: 1930 

Description: View of an Indian mounds marker on the St. Croix River.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Kinnikinnick Falls, the north branch.

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: This map shows a plat of city, land ownership by name, local streets, roads, and part of Willow River and Lake St. Croix. The map is indexed by additions a...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View of Hudson with three women in the foreground and the St. Croix River in the background.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Burkhardt Milling and Electric Power Co., built in 1914.

Date: 1895 

Description: A flock of purebred Shropshire ewes standing near a fence on the farm of Geo. Martin. In the background is a farmhouse with laundry on the line, a farm bui...

Date: 1908 

Description: Colorized panoramic elevated view with the main commercial district in the center. The high school is on the far right.

Date: 1960 

Description: Exterior of Moffat octagon house.

Date: 1937 

Description: Toll house in Hudson showing two cars passing through.


Description: Interior view of the Hudson Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by Andrew Carnegie with a gift of $12,000. In the foreground is a lar...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Kinnickinnic monument.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Kinnikinnick Falls, north branch.

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Date: 1899-06-12 after

Description: A firetruck with its hose hanging into the water is surrounded by debris and other wreckage left from a tornado.

Date: 1873 

Description: This map is pen-and-ink on cloth and shows lot numbers, block letters, streets, West Wis. Railway, Hudson City Mills, and Lake St. Croix. Also included are...

Date: 1917 

Description: Winter scene with five engines bucking snow on the Soo Line. Between January 21 and 22, 1917, 9" of snow fell with drifts up to 11.5 feet covering western...

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