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Date: 1916 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the six Schmitt brothers, Sherwin Gillett's brothers-in-law. In birth order they are: Charles (b. 1868), Alfred (b. 1870), Louis...

Photograph

Roany House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: House owned by Melvin Garthwaite of Bloomington, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Vine-Covered House

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Vine-covered home in the Potosi area.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young man holding a shotgun, and two dogs posing on a sheepskin rug.

Photograph

Cemetery

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a cemetery with stone grave markers among pine trees. A barbed wire fence surrounds the perimeter. Wooden steps go over the fence next to the gat...

Postcard

City Hall

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view of City Hall, erected in 1883.

Photograph

Date: 1916-06 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of Conrad and Mary Schmitt's (Emma Gillett's parents) Golden Wedding Anniversary.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View over town, including hotel and church, towards the Mississippi River. The far shoreline and bluffs are in the distance.

Photograph

Wright House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Wright House hotel located at 100 N Madison Street. Men pose near the entrance of the building. The Philipps House is located next door.

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Description: Small rural clapboard schoolhouse with class posing at entrance. There is a dog sitting on the right side of the building, and cows are in a field in the b...

Date: 1930-10-24 

Description: A line of clowns and assorted pantomime animals dressed up for Cheese Day. The animals include; a horse, a woodchuck, a bear, a giraffe and an elephant. A...

Date: 1949-03-28 

Description: Aerial photographs of Boscobel, Wisconsin.

Photograph

Picnic Scene

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Men and women are eating around a small fire. There is a large wheel for roasting corn.

Photograph

Business District

Date: 1909 

Description: View of the business district with a horse and buggy traveling down the road.

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Wisconsin State College (later renamed the University of Wisconsin-Platteville). Student Union in final stages of construction with Wisconsin State College...

Photograph

Lorin Gillett

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sherwin Gillett's son Lorin playing an organ. He is posed in front of a painted backdrop. On the organ is written: "Beethoven Organ Co., Washington, N.J. U...

Photograph

Depot and Train

Date: 1909 

Description: Train stopped at Blue River Depot.

Photograph

Howe / Baxter House

Date: 1949-08-04 

Description: Mrs. W. T. Cartwright, right, and her daughter Jane Cartwright sit in the living room of the Howe/Baxter House, owned by Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Cartwright of L...

Date: 1956 

Description: Outdoor portrait of Sherwin and Emma Gillett standing outside the church with their children, Lorin, Sherry and Harry on the occasion of their 50th Wedding...

Photograph

Business District

Date: 1909 

Description: View of row of shops taken from the intersection. A public telephone station, post office, and a barbershop are on the street. Employees and pedestrians po...

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