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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A young boy in overalls operates a machine, perhaps a pump for water, underneath a windmill. There are overturned buckets in the foreground. An elderly man...
Date: date unknown
Description: A three and one-half story brick structure, entrance in the middle, and a flag pole on the left.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: The Jefferson Prairie Marker, a monument marking the settlement of Jefferson Prairie in 1838. The text on the marker reads: Ole Knutson Nattestad, first No...
Date: 1910 before
Description: View of the west side of Main Street. Stores pictured (right to left): Kypke's Dry Goods store, Heimstreet's Drugstore, and a saloon.
Description: This map shows landownership, lot and block numbers, wards, cemeteries, and the high school. The map has been removed from Page’s Atlas of Jefferson County...
Description: View across road towards a canning factory. A group of workers are standing at the top of a round structure, and a conveyor belt coming out of a shed leads...
Description: Portrait of Henry, Rexford, and William Krueger.
Description: Exterior view of the Langholff house.
Description: View of a Lutheran Church featuring a large clock tower and two steeples, rose and arched windows, and an arched entrance with stairs leading up to it. An...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Close-up view of the Empire Mill.
Description: View looking down Main Street with cars, and telephone lines lining both sides of the street.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House with a horse and carriage posed in the foreground and several people around it and on its porches.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Three homes visible along Fourth Street.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Group portrait of Helen Farnsworth Mears posing with her nephews Stuart Fargo, center, and Frank Fargo Jr. They are reading a book together. Mears is weari...
Description: A view of business-lined Main Street. People walk and stand on both sidewalks. Horse-drawn carriages and streetcars share the road.
Description: Elevated view of the town, probably from the west bank of the Rock River. Pedestrians walk through a park in the foreground.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Waterloo.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Stuart Fargo, left and his younger brother Frank Fargo Jr. pose for a three-quarter length portrait outdoors. Both men are wearing suits, and ties with lap...
Description: Letterhead of Jones Dairy Farm Sausage of Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, with the letterhead text superimposed on a farmhouse scene with trees in the foreground...
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