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Vine-Covered House

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Vine-covered home in the Potosi area.

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Description: An engraving based on a drawing by Alexander Simplot of the Platteville Brewery (spelled Plattville). It is an elevated perspective showing the main buildi...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Winter scene of snow-covered road with two men shoveling snow. A dog is standing in the road near the men. The road is lined with fenced fields and telepho...

Photograph

Saint Clara Academy

Date: 1846 after

Description: A view of the main buildings at Saint Clara Academy, set against a hill. Saint Clara Academy moved to River Forest, Illinois in 1922, and since 1970 has go...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of young Lorin Gillett sitting on a stool.

Date: 1916 

Description: A hotel, barbershop [?], and post office. The hotel has a roofed porch and chairs. A man stands under the awning of the barbershop, and another man leans a...

Date: 1914 

Description: Postcard for Marquette Park in Grant County, number 4706 in a series by E.A. Bishop of Racine. The caption on the back of the postcard reads: "The pictures...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: This is WPA (Works Progress Administration) project #8656 of a log and masonry picnic table built by the CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) at Wyalusing Sta...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a female telephone operator at an 1890s era switchboard.

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: This historical marker was erected in commemoration of the French explorers Father Jacques Marquette and Louis Joliet in the Wyalusing State Park. The two...

Postcard

Firehouse & Jail

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of the Firehouse interior at Stonefield. The jail is through the rear door on the left.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of downtown intersection. The view shows the Tate and Kleinpell Hardware store, Dr R.W. Scott, dentist, the Braun Bros with Dubuque Beer on tap. The...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Eight men are posing outside the porch of a cottage which is surrounded by trees. There are blankets and clothes hanging on the clothesline. A work table w...

Date: 1916 

Description: Elevated view from the water tower. There is a laundry line in the backyard of the white house in the foreground. A car is driving down the road. In the di...

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: This photocopy of a hand-drawn map shows streets, a public square, lots, and extensive registrations and certifications.

Photograph

Knowledge Hall

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: Front entrance to Knowledge Hall, with a man standing on the front porch. This was a wagon shop and GAR meeting hall. It was demolished in 1964.

Date: 1930-10-24 

Description: Man sitting in driver's seat of a Skelly Truck promoting itself with banners and streamers. In the background on the right is a church.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a bridge crossing the Wisconsin River.

Photograph

General Store

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across street of the General Store. A group of five men, two women, and three children are standing in front. with a windmill is in the back and a sta...

Photograph

Straw Lead Furnace

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: A straw lead furnace, an open hearth furnace where lead sulphite (Galena) was roasted. Located on the Rountree brach of the Little Platte River, Richard St...

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