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Description: Rear view of a couple sitting in a horse-drawn buggy which is driving through a covered bridge.

Date: 1929 

Description: Elevated view from Signal Point of the Mississippi River, railroad and surrounding forest and wetlands.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1921 

Description: View down dirt road line with trees and houses on the right side. On the left side are commercial buildings, and in the far background is a steep hill.

Date: 1892 

Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Conrad Schmitt family of Muscoda. Emma Schmitt married Sherwin Gillett in 1906.

Photograph

Lover's Lane

Date: 1918 

Description: A tree-lined road the locals know as Lover's Lane.

Date: 1925 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...

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Description: A group of children with their teacher pose on the lawn outside a one-room school building.

Photograph

Mrs. Elston

Date: 1941 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Mrs. Laura Elston, wife of Henry Elston of Muscoda.

Date: 1913 

Description: One-room clapboard school building with bell tower. Field and trees are in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two women wearing fancy hats and tailored suits.

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...

Date: 1925 

Description: View down railroad tracks of the National Zinc Separating Company grounds. There is a large mound of ores, railroad cars, industrial buildings and a tall b...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The hunters, holding their guns, are wearing long coats and hats. They are standing on a sidewalk, and the deer are strung up in trees. A small child is st...

Photograph

School Picnic

Date: 1905-06-30 

Description: Group portrait of a Muscoda Public School picnic. Emma Schmitt (later Mrs. Sherwin Gillett) is on the far left of the top row. The 1905 Wisconsin Census ha...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of ice on the river beginning to break up. There is a piece of wood with a rope attached sticking out of the river bed.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Webb house with family standing on back porch with trees. House built by John Webb, an early immigrant and Cornish miner.

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Description: View from road of a stone one-room school house and shed. In the background is a field and farm buildings.

Photograph

Bird's-Eye View

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View from low hill of a stream flowing through fields. There are cows in the pasture on the right. In the distance is a bridge, road, and buildings.

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Parker Hospital

Date: 1922 

Description: View of Parker Hospital from the walkway. Leaves cover the lawn. There is a lawn swing in the yard.

Grant County Rural Schools

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