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Description: Interior of the newly constructed state bank. Along the wall on the right are writing materials on wall tables, a bench and wall sconces. A window looking...
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...
Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street. Many people can be seen on the sidewalks and flags decorate the buildings. The street is not paved and several horse-...
Description: Two men weighing milk cans on Toledo scales at the Pet Milk Company.
Description: View down street of buildings.
Description: View from side of road of Front Street. Cars are parked at the curb near the restaurant and drugstore. Two children and a man walk on the sidewalk. A truck...
Description: View down middle of commercial street. There is a hotel/ice cream shop on the right. Cars are parked along the curb on both sides of the street.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: Post office is first building on the left. Other buildings occupied by doctor's office, saloon, livery and feed stable, etc. Persons identified by name, bu...
Date: date unknown
Description: A bird's eye view overlooking the Mississippi River, sand bars, the railroad bridge, surrounding forests and wetlands.
Description: View down street of the central business district. A large brick building on the left with awnings includes a furniture store. Automobiles are parked at an...
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...
Description: View down street of the central business district. There is a furniture store on the left, a general store and service garage on the right and a drugstore...
Description: Exhibit featuring maps, drawings, photographs, and compositions.
Description: A man poses outdoors in front of a cheese factory. Behind him next to the building is a large wooden tub on stilts, perhaps for holding water.
Description: Sanborn map of Montfort, population 800.
Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin River. There is a bridge across the river.
Description: Copy of an artist's rendering of an exterior view of the Platteville Public Library. The library was funded with a $12,500 donation from Andrew Carnegie. B...
Description: View across street of the row of businesses along the sidewalk. Includes, from the right, a man in an apron, and three young girls standing in front of a g...
Description: Wisconsin River in flood, looking downstream.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of a class featuring Lorin Gillett (son of Sherwin Gilett), and their teacher sitting on the steps in front of the double door of wh...
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