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Description: Crowd gathered on the main street to witness the delivery of McCormick binders, mowers and other machines to customers. McCormick Harvesting Machine Compan...
Description: Red Ford Mustangs are a center of attention at the 1989 Iola Old Car Show.
Description: Wisconsin Anti-Tuberculosis Association exhibit advertised in the storefront of a building in New London, Wisconsin. Two women are looking through the wind...
Description: Carl Peterson and his family, take a rest while driving their car on a rural dirt road. His son's name is Laurie and the girl is Muriel Peterson Jacobs. No...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior of high school building.
Description: A fire fighting crew battling the Big Falls Forest Fire.
Date: date unknown
Description: Christine Peterson working at her spinning wheel. Watching her from the open doorway are Laurie and Muriel, Christine's children. Muriel is holding a black...
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: Group portrait of four telephone linemen standing together, three of them wearing leg braces. The man leaning on the pole is Carl Peterson, the first man o...
Description: Quarter-length cabinet card portrait of Torger Gilbertson, a corporal in Company I, Wisconsin 15 Infantry. The following information was obtained from the...
Date: 1905-09-12 ca.
Description: Laurie Peterson pretending to take a photograph, with a prop camera, of Muriel Peterson as she is gazing at a cat. In the background are trees and shrubs....
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.
Description: Paving the main street with concrete was an occasion that brought out a large part of the Clintonville community to watch.
Description: Trick photographic portrait of a man standing next to a table and holding a pipe in his hand. On the table is a man's large head placed on a pedestal. He i...
Description: Water Street near the Waupaca River.
Description: Copy photograph of a group portrait outside the Waupaca House general store.
Description: Christine Peterson and her son, Laurie. He is posing with his arm around his mother's shoulders. They are standing outdoors and shrubs are in the backgroun...
Description: MIll race at the Iola Mill.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Captain Alexander E. Williams of the War Department testing the experimental truck that the Four Wheel Drive Company hoped to manufacture for the army. In...
Description: Aerial view of downtown.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View of an unidentified ceremony taking place at the public square on the steps of the original Waupaca County Courthouse.
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