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Description: View uphill towards the central business district. Commercial buildings on the left include a service station and Hotel Thorp. On the right are commercial...
Description: A view of the public school, a large two-story brick building with a belfry. Young trees lining the pathway to the entrance.
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey chats with a constituent manning the dairy bar as part of a campaign shoot.
Description: A view of downtown Thorp. Lampposts lining the street on both sides. Cars parked at the curbs on both sides. A couple cars driving away down the street. On...
Description: An off-centered group portrait of schoolchildren and an adult female in a forest setting.
Description: Wisconsin Central locomotive No #50 and pile driver No #2 working near Owen. Men stand on and around the tracks.
Description: Wisconsin Central locomotive no. 257 (left) and Abbotsford and Northeastern Railroad locomotive No.1. The engineer is Lew Choate and the fireman is Ole "Ji...
Description: Group portrait of schoolchildren with an adult female in a forest setting.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Granton (vicinity), Clark County, Wisconsin. About 1945. Gathering maple syrup.
Description: Children collecting scrap deposit it on a trailer outside the front door of North Bright School. A sign on the school announces: "MacArthur Week Scrap Coll...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Methodist Episcopal Church and parsonage built under Rev. G.N. Foster.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: An interior view through a curtained doorway of Captain J.W. Hommrel's(?) home. The Victorian interior includes tapestries, patterned wallpaper, and many p...
Description: Buford Sennett, confessed murderer, soon after his capture at the Pomputis farm, sitting between a police officer and the driver of the car.
Description: Congressman David R. Obey, with his back to the camera, chats with two of his constituents at the Clark County Fair.
Description: Purebred Shire and Cleveland bay mares graze on the Neillsville Stock Farm, with haystacks, barn, and a large stripped tree in the center.
Description: Neighbors of the Pomputis family and newspaper reporters wait on a highway near the farm where the confessed murderers were hiding.
Description: The family whose farm was the location where the alleged murderers were captured is pictured left to right: Anthony Pomputis, a friend of Robert Winslow, (...
Date: 1900 ca.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Logging crew posed in snow at a logging camp.
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