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Description: Kaiser's funeral wagon for parade and bonfire celebrating Armistice Day.
Description: Submarine float for parade and bonfire celebrating Armistice Day.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Bow of the sidewheel packet, "Quincy," sunk in 1906. People are standing on temporary pier beside her. Later raised and renamed the "J.S."
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a flock of turkeys at a turkey farm. A worker can be seen pouring feed into large feed-buckets using a machine. The text on the side of the feed-bu...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: View of stage and main floor of Independence Opera House from rear.
Description: From the upper terraces of the Hopkins house looking out onto the grounds--the family garden is located in the right background.
Description: A marker commemorating the French fort erected by Rene Godefrey, Sieur de Linctot, which existed on this site between 1731-1736. It is thought that the sit...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: The Melchoir house, later owned by C. Hudson.
Description: The Melchior Hotel on the Mississippi River, with the "brewery at near end." There is a prominent stone portion at right center with several wings or addit...
Description: View of Independence Opera House, city hall, clock tower and public library building from across the street.
Description: The Court House in Whitehall.
Description: Interior view of the Whitehall Public Library. In the foreground a reading tables and chairs, and a small children's reading table. Bookshelves are along t...
Description: Wisconsin State Highway sign along STH 11 near Galesville, one of a whole new vocabulary of signage created for automobile traffic. The inverted triangle w...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: The Melchoir House was a popular hostelry and brewery operated by Jacob Melchoir. It later became an Indian boarding house.
Description: Three different signs with directions to Perrot State Park are lined up on bench.
Description: View of Independence Opera House auditorium and stage from balcony.
Description: Exterior view of Independence City Hall and Opera House clock tower illuminated at dusk, including flagpole.
Description: View across top of platform mound on the crest of a high hill. Trees are on the left and right. In the background below is the Mississippi River.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of a brick dwelling, covered in ivy. A pine tree stands to the left, and assorted shrubs scatter the lawn.
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