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Description: Shows existing and proposed parks, railroads, and marshes in a color coded key. "Contour interval 20 feet." Lake Wingra, Lake Mendota, and Lake Menona are...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Exterior view of St. Joseph's Academy.
Description: Shows wards and selected points of interest. Includes street index. Oriented with north to upper right.
Description: View of the public square in downtown Stevens Point with a crowd of people and animals in the foreground.
Description: A view of Main Street.
Description: View across dirt road of the asylum and grounds. A large three-story building is spread out over several acres. Stairs are leading up to entrances on the s...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: A large group of men are snagging sturgeon from a bridge over the Wolf River. A sturgeon is hanging from a line. More men are sitting on a bridge support,...
Date: 1880 after
Description: A view of Sacred Heart College and the surrounding landscape. Each dormer window has a cross on its peak and the center of the building has a bell tower.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Hotel Sellers.
Description: This map shows counties, roads, Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, and portions of surrounding states. Included is a table of interstate and intrastate railroa...
Description: This map show an arboretum and wild life refuge in Madison, Wisconsin. The map shows color coded parcels "F" through "K" with acreages, as well as area aro...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Oblique view from the Mississippi River. Two young women are in a rowboat near the shoreline, and two young men are fishing in the river. Alma at the foot...
Description: Exterior of the grade school.
Date: date unknown
Description: Central Avenue.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Kraus House, lodging operated by Hubert Kraus, and once used as a Civil War drill house. The building was razed in 1936 according to some local residents....
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the clubhouse at River Pines Sanatorium.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: A log cabin in Heg Memorial Park, built in 1837.
Description: View from road of the general store, a two-story wood frame building in a rural area. A man and a child are standing near the door. Another child is sittin...
Description: Men at work on a bridge under construction.
Description: House was located at 530 N. Pinckney Street (this is not the house most strongly connected with Swenson called Thorstrand that still exists). According to...
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