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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Front view of the Village Inn.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An original poem and watercolor paintings of colored maple leaves, all by Louise Mears Fargo, decorate an album page with a photograph of her three childre...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Congregational Church.

Date: 1901-08 

Description: A photograph of Louise Mears Fargo and her children is mounted on an album page decorated with a hand-painted wild rose. In the photograph, Louise, wearing...

Date: 1913-11-29 

Description: Colorized postcard of the Cambridge High School. Text at foot reads, "High School, Cambridge, Wis."


Hoffman Home

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A young boy on horseback posing in front of the Hoffman home. Behind him posing near the side of the house is a group of boys posing with a dog. A woman st...

Date: 1947-01-27 

Description: R.E. Gess, district engineer with Employers Mutual Insurance Company, presenting safety awards to three employees of James Manufacturing Company, Fort Atki...


Concordia Island

Date: 1900-06 

Description: Groups of people cross a wooden bridge on Concordia, later Tivoli, Island.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the front entrance to the Dwight Foster Library.


Mother's Room

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A highboy dresser, left, and its lowboy counterpart flank the large bay window in Louise Mears Fargo's bedroom. There is an electic wall sconce on either s...

Date: 1948 

Description: View from a pier of rowboats and a cabin at the Island Resort on Lake Ripley.

Date: 1902 

Description: Scholz family monument located at Oak Hill Cemetery. Flower arrangements adorn the base of the headstone.

Date: 1901-10-20 

Description: Outdoor portrait of the Gust Wendorf family posed in front of their home.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Fort Atkinson Club house from across a body of water.


Parking Lot

Date: 1962-07-21 ca.

Description: A parking lot underneath a newly developed block of stores. The Rock River is visible just beyond the parking lot. There is a bridge in the background.

Date: 1900 

Description: Elizabeth Farnsworth Mears, seated in front of a folding screen, holding her grandson Frank Barber Fargo, age six months, on her lap. Stuart Fargo, age thr...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: This map of Watertown pictorially shows historic buildings, locations, and events with dates. The map is printed in brown ink with the border printed in gr...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a grand mansion on South Washington Street.

Historical Object

The Fargo Children

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Five photographs are mounted on an album page which is decorated with a painting of a honeysuckle sprig. In the photograph at top left, Frank, age three, S...


Three Sisters

Date: 1903 

Description: An informal head and shoulders portrait of Helen Farnsworth Mears (1872-1916), left, and her sisters Louise Morilla Mears Fargo (1866-1925), center, and Ma...

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