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Description: Bus operated by the Portage County Commission on Aging and its driver. The bus took senior citizens to lunch at the Senior Center and provided other servic...
Description: Congressman David R. Obey speaking at the podium at the dedication of the new Naval Reserve building. Three naval officers, a man in a suit, and three sail...
Description: Exterior of the Carnegie Public Library, built in 1903 after the receipt of a 1902 Carnegie Grant. A set of stairs leads from the sidewalk to the main ent...
Date: date unknown
Description: View taken from the Paper Mill Road, across the Wisconsin River and toward the city. On the bank, small boats can be seen. The city's water tower and smo...
Description: View down Strong's Avenue, a residential area. A house with large columns stands on the left along with other residences.
Description: Acting on the suggestion of his mentor Senator Gaylord Nelson, Wisconsin congressman David R. Obey conducted a huge Earth Day teach-in fat the University o...
Description: Exterior view of St. Clara's Orphanage, which was built in 1882 and run by the Felecian Sisters.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View of the Stevens monument, erected in honor of George Stevens, whom the town is named after, at the site where he landed in 1824.
Description: At a celebration for the 30th anniversary of Medicare, Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey and guests blow out the candles on a cake.
Description: Texaco Oil service station, apparently built from a war surplus quonset hut-style building.
Description: View of the cut-off of the Wisconsin River. Trees line the banks of the river. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.
Description: View down Main Street at Prentice. A man walks down the sidewalk across the street from residences. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.
Description: Construction workers stand on the Soo Line Railroad Bridge over the Wisconsin River. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.
Description: View down Strong's Avenue, taken from Main Street. An automobile drives past other parked cars and storefronts. Copyright by Taylor's Drug Store.
Description: Trees crowd the riverbank along the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of State Teacher's College, formerly known as the State Normal School.
Description: Exterior of Saint Michael's Hospital, founded in 1913 by the Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother. A baby carriage stands near the bottom of the steps at the h...
Description: The coaching staff of the North squad of the high school All-Star football players. The team is made up of players from La Crosse, Oshkosh, Antigo, Marinet...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Opera house.
Description: Young couple in a park or rural scene near a river. The man, “Mr. Fish” has lifted the young lady, Ida Langenberger, up onto his left shoulder. He is holdi...
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